The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm watch for Luzerne and Lackawanna counties.
The watched is in effect until 10 p.m. tonight.
Scattered to numerous showers and thunderstorms will move into the area this evening. A few storms could be strong enough to produce damaging winds and heavy rainfall to cause some minor flooding in low-lying areas.
Check back with The Times Leader throughout the evening for weather updates.