Thunderstorms expected this afternoon and tonight

The National Weather Service has issued a hazardous weather outlook for Fairfield County this afternoon and tonight.

According to the weather service, thunderstorms are expected to develop this afternoon and evening. Locally heavy rainfall is possible. This could lead to urban and small stream flooding. In addition, the strongest storms will be capable of producing gusty winds.

Radar at 2:30 shows a line of storms, some heavy, moving up from the south.

The forecast for Wednesday is mostly sunny with a high near 77.