The National Weather Service issued a special weather statement noting that strong thunderstorms are expected to roll through Litchfield County this afternoon, Friday, June 8.
Steve MacLaughlin from WTNH tweeted the following at 3:41 p.m.:
T'Storms now moving into Western Fairfield and Litchfield Counties from New York. Not severe, but have the potential to become stronger.
The National Weather Service indicated the thunderstorms will occur in northern Litchfield County and are capable of producing hail, strong winds around 45 mph and frequent lightning.