What to Know
WHAT: Severe thunderstorms Wednesday. Damaging winds, frequent lightning, and heavy downpours possible.
WHERE: All of Connecticut.
WHEN: Showers develop overnight, thunderstorms move in Wednesday morning and linger into the afternoon/evening hours.
Showers and thunderstorms moved through the state this morning. A few towns along the shoreline from New Haven to Stonington experienced heavy downpours and a decent amount of lightning.
Scattered rain showers and an isolated thunderstorm is possible as we head into the evening hours. The threat for severe weather has diminished as the majority of the severe weather will stay south of Connecticut.
A cold front will move through the state later this evening bringing in more seasonable air.
The cold front will also bring with it some strong winds. Wind gusts to 50 mph are possible throughout the day tomorrow which could lead to some isolated power outages.