Tornadoes and Wind Storms

Williamsburg area no longer under tornado watch

Williamsburg area no longer under tornado watch

The National Weather Service no longer has Williamsburg and York County under a tornado watch. 

The watch was set to expire at 1 p.m.

A tornado watch is issued when severe thunderstorms are possible in and near a watch area. While it doesn't mean they will occur, it is possible. 

The forecast for the region calls for possible thunderstorms that could produce locally heavy downpours and cause ponding on roadways and minor flooding of low lying and poor drainage areas. 

There is also the small chance of severe weather, with damaging winds the primary threat, according to the National Weather Service. 

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