Strong Thunderstorms Possible Tonight
The National Weather Service released a special weather statement for late this afternoon and tonight.
"The best chance for strong thunderstorms in Southern New England will occur after 5 p.m., with the greatest confidence coming after 8 p.m.," the statement said.
According to the National Weather Service showers and thunderstorms are likely before 3 a.m. Some of the thunderstorms may be severe, resulting in large hail, damaging winds, and heavy rainfall.
Residents are advised to stay indoors and off of the roads as much as possible during a storm.