The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a severe thunderstorm watch for Alexandria and surrounding areas from now until 10:00 p.m. tonight, June 16, 2016.
NWS advises that severe thunderstorms are likely late this afternoon and into tonight. The main threat is damaging winds with large hail. Isolated tornadoes are also possible. The greatest risk will be between 6:00p.m. and 10:00 p.m..