The National Weather Service has issued an alert for possible strong to severe thunderstorms scattered across Eastern Massachusetts Sunday afternoon.
One of the culprits for severe #thunderstorms this afternoon across #MA #RI #CT is an area of strong winds over Ontario, Canada. These strong winds will likely cause some turbulence to aircraft but will also tilt storms and separate updrafts/downdrafts, increasing storm severity. pic.twitter.com/haXhsKsdl4
— NWS Boston (@NWSBoston) July 5, 2020
The southeastern part of the state, including Boston, could be hit between noon and 3 p.m., said National Weather Service meteorologist Torry Gaucher, The northeastern part of the state could be affected later in the day.