Flash flood watches in effect for several counties in Massachusetts

(WHDH) — The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood watch for multiple counties in Massachusetts as storms carrying heavy rainfall work their way through the region.

Counties impacted by the watch include Barnstable, Bristol, Essex, Middlesex, Norfolk, Plymouth, and Worcester counties. This watch is in effect until 6 a.m. Thursday.

The storm could also produce wind gusts of up to 60 miles per hour as well as penny-sized hail.

A number of severe thunderstorms rolled through the region, sparking warnings in counties throughout the region Wednesday morning. Those warnings have since expired.

For the latest on these storms, visit our weather page here, or check out our interactive radar here.

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