A mix of adverse weather for the Carolinas tonight and into Thursday includes a tornado watch for several counties including Chesterfield, according to the National Weather Service.
The tornado watch is in effect until 1:00 a.m.
There’s also a severe thunderstorm warning that includes Chesterfield County.
The weather service Doppler radar indicated a line of severe thunderstorms capable of producing damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. These storms were located along a line extending from 9 miles northeast of Lancaster to 17 miles west of
Lugoff and moving east at 35 mph.
There is also a wind advisory in effect until 6 a.m. Thursday. Wind gusts to around 45 mph may down some trees and power lines. Motorists should use caution on the roadways, especially those in high profile vehicles.
Please listen to NOAA weather radio or go to weather.gov on the Internet for more information.