The National Weather Service has issued a tornado watch this afternoon.

Earlier they forecasted scattered severe thunderstorms, with storms expected to hit our County later this afternoon and this evening. Damaging wing gusts, up to 40 mph, are expected to accompany these storms.

Expect heavy rain, about 1-2 inches across the I-95 corridor. Heavy rain may lead to scattered instances of minor flooding this evening. Moderate tidal flooding will be possible during tonight’s tide cycle along the Anne Arundel and Baltimore County coastline. A coastal flood watch is in effect.

Please note that this storm may affect the trick-or-treaters in the neighborhood. Please take caution.