Today's weather: Gray, with periods of heavy rain and thunderstorms

Showers and thunderstorms likely Tuesday and off-and-on Wednesday. We may see isolated showers on Thursday

Wind gusts at 60 miles per hour and dime-size hail should be expected. Large hail, damaging winds and torrential rainfall were also forecast. "Expecting a warm and muggy day with temps in the 70s and dew [points] well into the 60s to near 70, " forecasters wrote.

Areas to be affected include Batavia, Darien Lakes State Park, Pembroke, Attica, Byron, Oakfield, Stafford and Alabama.

Severe thunderstorm warnings continue for Genesee, northwestern Wyoming, south-central Orleans and northeastern Erie counties.

Even though the storms are expected to taper off, severe weather warning can be issued tomorrow night.

Mississauga residents beware - a severe weather watch is in effect for our city!

Just before 4:30 p.m., the NWS detected a severe thunderstorm near West Point, New York, moving northeast at about 30 miles per hour.

Damaging straight-line winds are the primary threat, but some hail may be possible, the weather service said in its outlook.

The storms could bring strong winds, hail and heavy downpours. "Some of the storms could become severe at times".



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