BOSTON — A severe thunderstorm warning has been issued for parts of New Hampshire on Monday afternoon.
The warning is in effect for Northern Rockingham County in southern New Hampshire, Southern Strafford County in central New Hampshire, East central Hillsborough County in southern New Hampshire, and Southeastern Merrimack County in central New Hampshire until 2:30 p.m., according to the National Weather Service.
“Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees,” the NWS said.
A severe thunderstorm watch has also been issued for all of Massachusetts and New Hampshire.
The watch is in effect for Barnstable, Berkshire, Bristol, Dukes, Essex, Franklin, Hampden, Hampshire, Middlesex, Nantucket, Norfolk, Plymouth, Suffolk, and Worcester counties in Massachusetts until 8 p.m.
In New Hampshire, the watch covers Belknap, Carroll, Cheshire, Coos, Grafton, Hillsborough, Merrimack, Rockingham, Strafford, and Sullivan counties until 8 p.m.
The NWS warned of damaging wind gusts, hail, lightning, and torrential rain in those areas.
“Expect wind damage to trees and power lines. Minor hail damage to vehicles is possible,” the NWS said. “For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building.”
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