Several counties in eastern Wyoming are under a tornado watch until 9 p.m. Tuesday.

At roughly 1:50 p.m., the National Weather Service issued a tornado watch for Campbell, Weston, Niobrara, Crook, Converse, Platte and Goshen counties.

Scattered hail as large as apples is likely along with scattered wind gusts of up to 70 mph.

NOAA /
Storm Prediction Center