The National Weather Service has issued a hazardous weather outlook for Connecticut and the tri-state area beginning approximately at 4 p.m. Saturday.
There is a risk for scattered strong to severe thunderstorms to move through the region this afternoon into early this evening with a cold frontal passage. The primary threat will be strong to damaging wind gusts. The thunderstorms may also produce frequent lightning and large hail. The approximate timing of thunderstorms this afternoon into early evening is about 4 p.m. for coastal Connecticut.