The area could be hit by severe thunderstorms, warns the National Weather Service, and a Severe Thunderstorm Watch has been issued through 11 p.m. tonight.
The storm could produce lightning and may knock down trees and take down power lines in Eastern Massachusetts.
Stay tuned to Patch for further updates.
Editor's Note: The thunderstorm warning is in effect until 8:30 p.m., while a thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 11 p.m. The above has been corrected.