RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - A Severe Thunderstorm Watch is in effect until 8pm for most of Central Virginia, including metro Richmond.
A squall line of severe storms is most likely to cross the NBC12 viewing area from 5 to 8pm.
The Storm Prediction Center has upgraded all of Central Virginia to a level 2 out of 5 (slight) risk for severe storms.
Wind damage would be the primary concern with trees and powerlines potentially falling as this line of storms passes.
Keep the NBC12 First Alert Weather app handy for updates as we get closer.
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