Weather Alert: Tornado Watch

April 19, 2013

A tornado watch has been issued for Northeastern Pennsylvania by the National Weather Service in Binghamton, N.Y.

A severe line of thunderstorms capable of producing wind gusts of 50 to 60 mph is expected to move through the area later this afternoon and early evening.

The NWS reports thunderstorms are expected in Luzerne County from 5 to 7 p.m.