EYEWITNESS WEATHER (WBRE/WYOU) — Our region is currently in a warm and humid air mass that will turn into showers and thunderstorms.

A Severe Thunderstorm Watch is in effect for central and eastern Pennsylvania through the evening. Storms have the potential to produce damaging wind, large hail, and downpours.

While the severe threat will go away by late evening, a few showers and rumbles of thunder will remain possible overnight.

The cold front will move across Northeastern and Central Pennsylvania Wednesday afternoon and evening with scattered showers and thunderstorms.

Some storms will have the potential to become strong to severe. The main threats will be heavy rainfall, damaging wind gusts, and hail. 

You can expect a lot of clouds on Thursday. In addition, a shower or thunderstorm is possible but it won’t rain all day.

Highs will be in the middle and upper 70s with a touch of humidity. Showers could linger into Thursday night and early Friday morning. 

You can stay current on all the latest weather alerts and track the storm using the Eyewitness Interactive Radar.