The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for Fairfield County until 8:45p.m. tonight and in Litchfield county until 9 p.m. A severe thunderstorm warning was also issued for Hartford County until 7:45 p.m. tonight.
A severe thunderstorm watch is in effect for Litchfield, Tolland and Hartford counties until 11 p.m.
There is also a flood advisory for Litchfield County until 11:45 p.m and Hartford County until 10:30 p.m.
These storms are capable of producing gusty winds in excess of 60 mph, according to Meteorologist Monica Cryan. Heavy rainfall is also expected.
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