EDISON - News 12 New Jersey Meteorologist Dave Curren says most of the Garden State has an elevated risk for severe weather tonight.

Curren says to expect heavy downpours later this evening, slowing down at about midnight. He says the rain will likely stop by 2 or 3 a.m.

Curren says the temperatures tonight will be in the low 50s. He says the storms will be gone for the weekend.