Threat of Storms Today

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    Widespread showers and thunderstorms are likely today as the hot and humid weather continues.

    While we’re not expecting widespread severe weather, a few thunderstorms might become strong with gusty winds, lightning, small hail and torrential rain .

    Threat of Storms

    [HAR] Morning Forecast for Monday, July 8th, 2013
    ( Mon Jul 08 05:53:42 PDT 2013 $__output )
    NBC Connecticut Meteorologist Ryan Hanrahan gives the morning forecast for Monday, July 8th, 2013 (Published Monday, ${__output} 8, 2013)

    Storms bringing tropical downpours will develop across the state this afternoon and last, off and on, through the evening.

    A flash flood watch has been issued for Hartford, Tolland, and Litchfield Counties for this afternoon and evening due to the potential for heavy rain in any slow-moving thunderstorms.

    Storms are likely to continue through the week.

    You can follow the threat of storms on our interactive radar.

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