The Storm Prediction Center has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Watch for a large portion of Central New York until 8:00PM Thursday. Among the counties included in the Watch area; Oneida, Herkimer, Otsego, Lewis and Madison counties.
A line of string thunderstorms is moving through the Finger Lakes region of New York State, as of 1:30PM. There are numerous reports of trees down in the path of these storms. The timing of the movement of these storms would bring them into the Mohawk Valley between 3:30PM and 4:30PM.