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05/31/2018

Severe Thunderstorm Watch Issued

UPDATE: 

A few counties have been removed from the initial watch, while others have been added. 

A Severe Thunderstorm Watch has been issued for a portion of our viewing area now until 6 pm EDT and includes Louisville. 

Below is an image of the counties included in both watches as well as detailed information from the National Weather Service.

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH INFORMATION:

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THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS CANCELLED SEVERE THUNDERSTORM
WATCH 136 FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS

IN INDIANA THIS CANCELS 4 COUNTIES

IN SOUTH CENTRAL INDIANA

CRAWFORD DUBOIS ORANGE
PERRY

IN KENTUCKY THIS CANCELS 1 COUNTY

IN NORTHWEST KENTUCKY

HANCOCK

THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF ENGLISH, HAWESVILLE, JASPER,
LEWISPORT, PAOLI, AND TELL CITY.

 

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS EXTENDED SEVERE THUNDERSTORM
WATCH 136 TO INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING AREAS UNTIL 6 PM EDT /5 PM
CDT/ THIS EVENING

IN KENTUCKY THIS WATCH INCLUDES 21 COUNTIES

IN EAST CENTRAL KENTUCKY

BOURBON BOYLE CLARK
FAYETTE FRANKLIN GARRARD
HARRISON JESSAMINE MADISON
MERCER NICHOLAS SCOTT
WOODFORD

IN NORTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY

LARUE WASHINGTON

IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY

CASEY GREEN HART
LINCOLN MARION TAYLOR

THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF CAMPBELLSVILLE, CARLISLE, CYNTHIANA,
DANVILLE, FRANKFORT, GEORGETOWN, GREENSBURG, HARRODSBURG,
HODGENVILLE, LANCASTER, LEBANON, LEXINGTON, LIBERTY,
MUNFORDVILLE, NICHOLASVILLE, PARIS, RICHMOND, SPRINGFIELD,
STANFORD, VERSAILLES, AND WINCHESTER.

 

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 136 REMAINS VALID UNTIL 6 PM EDT /5 PM
CDT/ THIS EVENING FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS

IN INDIANA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 6 COUNTIES

IN SOUTH CENTRAL INDIANA

CLARK FLOYD HARRISON
JEFFERSON SCOTT WASHINGTON

IN KENTUCKY THIS WATCH INCLUDES 14 COUNTIES

IN EAST CENTRAL KENTUCKY

ANDERSON

IN NORTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY

BRECKINRIDGE BULLITT HARDIN
HENRY JEFFERSON MEADE
NELSON OLDHAM SHELBY
SPENCER TRIMBLE

IN NORTHWEST KENTUCKY

OHIO

IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY

GRAYSON

THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF BARDSTOWN, BEDFORD, BRANDENBURG,
CORYDON, ELIZABETHTOWN, HARDINSBURG, HARTFORD, JEFFERSONVILLE,
LA GRANGE, LAWRENCEBURG, LEITCHFIELD, LOUISVILLE, MADISON,
NEW ALBANY, NEW CASTLE, SALEM, SCOTTSBURG, SHELBYVILLE,
SHEPHERDSVILLE, AND TAYLORSVILLE.

Stay tuned for the latest information. Storms are around the area now and will likely become more numerous with time. Marc, Rick, and I are here and keeping you informed for the rest of today. Be sure to watch the news this evening with Marc and Rick on WDRB for the latest information. If and when storms go severe, we will be updating all of our social media pages, and cut into programming if necessary. The links to my social media pages are below. 

Katie McGraw's Facebook Page

Katie McGraw's Twitter Page

-Katie McGraw 

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