Harford County was placed under a tornado watch Wednesday evening, according to the National Weather Service.
The watch was issued at 6:39 p.m. and set to expire at 2 a.m. Thursday.
The following is a Connect CTY message from Harford County:
Good Evening, this is Emergency Manager Rick Ayers with an Emergency Message. Harford County has been placed under a Tornado Watch until 2 AM. Therefore, I ask that you monitor the weather and take appropriate shelter if necessary. The county could also experience flash flooding, tidal flooding and high winds this evening and overnight. For additional weather information visit our website at www.harfordpublicsafety.org and review the "Surviving the Storm Guide." Thanks and be safe.
The NWS advisory covers 10 counties in Maryland.