AccuWeather Alert: Severe storms move through New York area

NEW YORK (WABC) -- A round of severe storms moved through the Tri-State area Thursday, bringing heavy downpours in some spots. But the rain will be tapering off later in the evening.

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The weather conditions prompted Governor Phil Murphy to declare a state of emergency for parts of South Jersey.

Here's the 7-day forecast for the immediate New York City area.

Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms that could be severe, and a high of 79.

Friday
Summer begins with morning showers then clearing skies, and a high of 77.



Saturday
Sunny and breezy with a high of 77.

Sunday
Mostly sunny with a high of 81.

Monday
Spotty thunderstorms with a high of 84.



Tuesday
Warm and humid, chance of thunderstorms with a high of 86.

Wednesday
Partly sunny with a high of 84.

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