A Severe Thunderstorm Watch has been posted for much of the D.C. area until 10pm. This comes out after the Storm Prediction Center stated a watch would be unlikely for the D.C. area about an hour ago. After a few storms exhibited damaging winds, it appears they've changed their minds and decided to post one for the region through this evening and early tonight!Severe T-Storm Watch until 10pm
Showers and thunderstorms will continue to be possible through the afternoon and evening, so please listen for the latest on where they are located and be sure to check Live Doppler Radar before going outside.
Storms will have the potential for heavy rainfall, frequent lightning and gusty winds. We will cover them live on ABC 7 News at 5pm and 6pm.