The severe thunderstorm watch has now expired.
A severe thunderstorm watch is in effect for portions of Virginia and North Carolina until 10 p.m.
These areas include Bertie, Northampton, Gates and Hertford Counties in North Carolina.
Areas included in this watch in Virginia include all of Hampton Roads, Charles City, Middlesex, Gloucester, New Kent, Lancaster, Greensville, Isle of Wight, James City, Mathews, Sussex, Surry, Southampton, and York.
These storms are developing in the west and are moving eastward. They can produce strong winds, large hail and damaging winds. Tornadoes are also possible.
NewsChannel 3 is keeping you VIPIReady. Click here to track the storms with our interactive radar.