NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The National Weather Service issued a severe thunderstorm precaution for the entire Tri-State Area until 6pm Wednesday.
In addition, severe thunderstorm warnings are in effect for Morris, Somerset, Middlesex, Hudson, Passaic, Union, Bergen and Essex counties in New Jersey and Orange and Rockland counties in New York until 2:45 pm
Thunderstorms were approaching from the west.
Storms have historically produced pea-sized hail and winds that have the potential to cause damage.
The storms are expected to blow through the area in the afternoon and the temperature will drop after that.
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