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      Severe thunderstorm watch & warnings in effect

      Weather alerts currently in effect --

      A severe thunderstorm warning is in effect for:

      --Yates County until 12:15am

      A severe thunderstorm watch is in effect for:

      -- Most of CNY until Midnight

      About severe thunderstorm watches:

      A severe thunderstorm watch is issued to alert you to the possibility that thunderstorms containing damaging winds of 58 mph or higher and/or large hail of 1" in diameter or bigger may develop at some point during the next several hours. A watch does not mean severe weather is occurring. A warning is issued when severe weather is imminent.

      If your area has a severe thunderstorm watch , here is what you should do:

      -- Go about your normal activities, but be aware of the possibility of severe weather developing.

      -- Keep an eye on Interactive Doppler and Triple Doppler radars on CNYcentral.com.

      -- Keep your phone with your CNYcentral mobile app turned on so if warnings are issued you will know.

      -- Periodically check NBC-3, CBS-5 and CW-6 for updates on the weather and possible warnings.

      -- Plan how to get to a safe place quickly if a warning is issued for your area or if severe weather is observed where you are.

      About severe thunderstorm warnings:

      A severe thunderstorm warning means that there is imminent danger for large hail, damaging winds, lightning and torrential rain in the path of the strongest part of the storm. You should seek shelter immediately.

      If your area has a severe thunderstorm watch , here is what you should do:

      -- Go about your normal activities, but be aware of the possibility of severe weather developing.

      -- Keep an eye on Interactive Doppler and Triple Doppler radars on CNYcentral.com.

      -- Keep your phone with your CNYcentral mobile app turned on so if warnings are issued you will know.

      -- Periodically check NBC-3, CBS-5 and CW-6 for updates on the weather and possible warnings.

      -- Plan how to get to a safe place quickly if a warning is issued for your area or if severe weather is observed where you are.

      Stay updated with this storm with these links:

      -- Interactive Doppler Radar

      -- Triple Doppler Radar -- Lightning Strikes: Lightning Strikes -- Watches/Warnings: (Make sure to hit the 'F5' key to refresh the page.)

      -- Follow CNY Central Meteorologists on Twitter

      If you see a severe weather, damaging winds, hail, or flooding, please let us know on Facebook or by e-mail at weather@cnycentral.com or news@cnycentral.com.