Nothing like a SVR Watch in mid-October.
The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a
* Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of
Far western Connecticut
Far western Massachusetts
Eastern New York
* Effective this Saturday afternoon and evening from 1235 PM
until 700 PM EDT.
* Primary threats include...
Scattered damaging winds and isolated significant gusts to 75
A tornado or two possible
SUMMARY...A thin, low-topped convective line should intensify as it
spreads east across eastern New York into western New England, as
well as possibly across northeast Pennsylvania. A brief tornado
threat is anticipated across parts of the Champlain and Upper Hudson
The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 55
statute miles east and west of a line from 35 miles north northwest
of Burlington VT to 30 miles south southwest of Monticello NY. For a
complete depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline
update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU9).