WEATHER ALERT: Severe Thunderstorm Watch until 6pm

There is a severe thunderstorm watch today until 6pm for all of CT, Long Island and Western Mass.

From Renee DiNino in the iHeart Communities Storm Center:

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An active weather day ahead!

Some sunny breaks and a spotty shower this morning! Strong gusty thunderstorms developing & moving through 3PM-7PM with a line from west to east. Will be watching these storms for some strong & damaging wind gusts & the tornado threat is not zero! Highs in the low to mid 60s. Much colder weather follows tonight and tomorrow with gusty conditions and a wind chill. Quiet Friday and Saturday before another round of rain heads our way for Saturday night-Sunday.