Severe thunderstorm watch in effect until 11 pm Sunday

Severe thunderstorm watch in effect until 11 pm Sunday

The tornado watch included Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery counties and Philadelphia, according to the service in Mount Holly, N.J. Half inch hail and winds in excess of 40 miles per hour will be possible with this storm.

The storm was also responsible for a house fire in Grand Island when lightning struck a home at 3204 Knights Road.

Forecasters predicted severe weather Saturday night, including showers and thunderstorms with gusty winds and small hail for the rest of the state. But Sunday night's forecast calls for a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, with a low of about 54.

For Mother's Day on Sunday, expect mostly cloudy skies with the chance for some showers or sprinkles. Temperatures will range between the upper 60s to the lower 70s.

And on Monday, morning showers will give way to increasing sunshine.

Thunderstorms are expected to develop in the afternoon.

On Tuesday, there's a 20 percent chance of showers before 1 p.m., with a high near 78 and a low of about 57.

Rain chances will increase by Thursday and Friday.

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