Severe thunderstorm watch in effect for Maryland

Posted at 2:14 PM, Jul 18, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-19 14:25:43-04

A severe thunderstorm watch is in effect for central Maryland until 8 p.m. Monday.

Baltimore City, Baltimore County, Anne Arundel, Caroline, Carroll, Cecil, Frederick, Harford, Howard, Kent, Queen Anne's and Talbot County counties were included in the watch.

The biggest threats with this system are damaging winds and heavy rain with a potential for flooding.

Severe thunderstorm warnings issued earlier in the day have since expired.