CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) - The National Weather Service in Albany, NY had issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for all of western Massachusetts, and is now over.
The warning for Franklin, Hampden, and Hampshire County was until 8:45PM, while the warning for Berkshire County was until 8:30PM Thursday night.
The NWS Doppler Radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capable of producing quarter size hail and damaging winds in excess of 60 mph.
This storm was located near Austerlitz, NY, or 8 miles northwest of Great Barrington, and moving east at 15 mph.