According to the National Weather Service in Mount Holly, N.J., Carbon County was in a direct lineup for severe thunderstorms this morning.

The Lehighton Sewer Treatment plant measured 1/2 inch of rain this morning.

Temperatures today were expected to reach 69 degrees today.

Chores will be easier to accomplish Saturday, when the weather will be mostly sunny with a high of 61 degrees. Temperatures will cool on Sunday, with a temperature high of 44 forecast for daytime hours.