WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. The City of White Plains issued the following message on its website:
"The National Weather Service has issued a statement indicating that severe thunderstorms are expected late this afternoon into this evening for Westchester County. These storms could be accompanied by strong winds, frequent and dangerous lightning, power outages, torrential rain and flash flooding.
"Mayor Roach is urging all residents to take precautions, such as making sure backyard furniture is secure, ready a flashlight and candles and stay inside if at all possible. Please click on this link for more information: National Weather Service Forecast Office "
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