Get ready for a stormy evening for some of us as we start seeing showers and thunderstorms increasing around the metro area. While there is a chance there could be thunderstorms around the city, places that will  be looking at the bulls eye of the active weather is going to be along the Cascades and central and southern part of the valley. A severe thunderstorm watch is in effect until eight o'clock this evening.  

Expect to see more showers and thunderstorms heading into Thursday afternoon and evening. Calmer weather arrives by late this week.   

Meteorologist Joe Raineri

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