Severe Thunderstorm Watch in effect for all of western Massachusetts

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SPRINGFIELD, (WWLP) – The 22News Storm Team has issued a Weather Alert due to the potential for strong to severe thunderstorms Friday afternoon.

A Severe Thunderstorm Watch is in effect for all of western Massachusetts until 11:00 p.m.


  • 2PM through this evening: Best chance for strong to severe storms


  • Gusty winds
  • Frequent lightning
  • Heavy downpours
  • Hail
  • Low risk for brief spin up tornado

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The 22News Storm Team Weather Line: 413-377-22WX

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