AccuWeather Alert: Severe storms this afternoon and evening

PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) -- TODAY: A warm front is lifting through the region this morning triggering some showers and perhaps the rumble of thunder. It's more humid with with mostly cloudy skies. Any breaks of sun will add to the instability in the atmosphere. The key time for thunderstorms looks to be 3 p.m. - 9 p.m. The greatest threat will be storms that are capable of producing damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. Storms can also produce heavy downpours given the high humidity levels. There is a risk for a tornado also, so if you can't tune into 6ABC make sure you have a way of getting weather alerts. High: 83

FRIDAY: Behind the cold front it is partly to mostly sunny and breezy with lowering humidity, high 86.

SATURDAY: A beautiful start to the weekend! It's sunny and nice with low humidity, high 81.

SUNDAY: More clouds than sunshine. It will feel more humid with the threat for an afternoon shower or thunderstorm, high 84.

MONDAY: A nice day with partly sunny skies, high 83.

TUESDAY: Clouds mix with sun with a light breeze, high 82.

WEDNESDAY: Intervals of clouds and sun with a thunderstorm possible, high 85.
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