Live updates on the heavy rain and severe thunderstorms forecast for Massachusetts

Forecasters are warning the storms could bring strong to damaging winds and flooding to the region starting Wednesday afternoon.

Heavy rain and strong thunderstorms will be arriving in Massachusetts starting Wednesday afternoon, according to the National Weather Service. 

Meteorologists said that the “strong to severe” thunderstorms are forecast in the Bay State between noon and 10 p.m., while the heavy rain is expected to continue into Thursday.

“Storms may contain locally strong to damaging winds contributing to isolated tree and/or power line damage,” the service wrote. “Keep your eye on the sky today.”

Follow live updates on the forecast below.

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August 12, 2019 | 2:13 PM