Severe thunderstorm watch until 8 p.m.

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RICHMOND, Va. — A strong cold front will continue to bring some strong to severe thunderstorms across Virginia into early this evening. A severe thunderstorm watch has been issued for much of the area until 8 p.m.

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Storms will produce high wind gusts and large hail.  With some wind shear in the atmosphere, an isolated tornado cannot be ruled out, but the chance is very low.

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Here is the forecast track of the storms:

Storms will exit southeastern Virginia this evening, and it will be mostly clear and cooler the rest of the weekend.

 

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