Many of the northern counties in the WITN viewing area have been put under a severe thunderstorm watch.
They include: Bertie, Camden, Currituck, Chowan, Edgecombe, Gate, Hertford, Nash, Northampton, Pasquotank, Perquimans, and Wilson counties.
There is a chance strong to severe thunderstorms will develop in the northern counties of our area. The day time heat will aid development in the late afternoon to early evening.
The watch continues until 10:00 p.m.