Boston Tornado Watch: Eight Massachusetts Counties On Alert For Severe Weather
THE MAIN THREATS FROM THESE POSSIBLE SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE FROM LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING STRAIGHT-LINE WINDS. ISOLATED TORNADOES ARE ALSO POSSIBLE. A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH 8 PM EDT.
In total, seven Massachusetts counties are under a tornado watch, including Essex, Franklin, Hampden, Hampshire, Middlesex, Norfolk, Suffolk and Worcester.
The Associated Press reports that these areas could experience winds up to 70 mph as well as golf ball-sized hail.