Tri-State Weather: Tornado Watches and Warnings
September 8th, 2018
The National Weather Service has issued a TORNADO WARNING for Hancock County, KY effective until 5:00 p.m.
The National Weather Service in Paducah has issued a NEW TORNADO WARNING for Spencer County, Indiana, Henderson County and Daviess County in Kentucky until 3:45pm.
The National Weather Service has extended its Tornado Warning for Perry County in Indiana until 3:45 p.m.
From the National Weather Service:
Severe Weather Statement National Weather Service Louisville KY 255 PM CDT SAT SEP 8 2018 INC123-082015- /O.CON.KLMK.TO.W.0034.000000T0000Z-180908T2015Z/ Perry IN- 255 PM CDT SAT SEP 8 2018 ...A TORNADO WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 315 PM CDT FOR CENTRAL PERRY COUNTY... ...DAMAGE WAS REPORTED ON THE NORTH SIDE OF TELL CITY AS THIS STORM MOVED THROUGH... At 253 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located 7 miles northeast of Tell City, moving northeast at 30 mph. HAZARD...Tornado. SOURCE...Radar indicated rotation. IMPACT...Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. Mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. Damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. Tree damage is likely. Locations impacted include... Ranger, Lilly Dale, Terry, and Gatchel. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... TAKE COVER NOW! Move to a basement or an interior room on the lowest floor of a sturdy building. Avoid windows. If you are outdoors, in a mobile home, or in a vehicle, move to the closest substantial shelter and protect yourself from flying debris. Heavy rainfall may hide this tornado. Do not wait to see or hear the tornado. If a tornado or other severe weather is spotted, report it to the National Weather Service or your local nearest law enforcement agency who will send your report. This act may save lives of others in the path of dangerous weather. && LAT...LON 3804 8676 3815 8667 3807 8653 3797 8669 TIME...MOT...LOC 1953Z 227DEG 24KT 3803 8668 TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED HAIL...0.00IN