This afternoon a tornado watch was issued for Northern Colorado.

Tornado Watch Until 8 p.m. for Northern Colorado 7News

According to 7news Larimer and Weld county are on a TORNADO WATCH along with Adams, Arapahoe, Boulder, Broomfield, Denver, Douglas, Elbert and Jefferson counties.

Storms are already forming along the foothills. The warm temps today have increased the chances for adverse weather. We cold see large hail, heavy rains and excessive winds.

A TORNADO WATCH means that the weather conditions are favorable for severe thunderstorms and multiple tornadoes. You are advised to be on alert. Keep checking here for updates throughout the day. Again, much of Northern Colorado is under a TORNADO WATCH until 8 p.m. tonight.

UPDATE: A TORNADO WARNING ISSUED FOR ADAMS, ARAPAHOE AND DENVER COUNTIES UNTIL 2:55P.M.