Severe Thunderstorm Warning for several counties

CINCINNATI -- The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for the following counties until 5:15 p.m.

OHIO

  • Brown 
  • Adams 
  • Highland

The National Weather Service has issued a Flood Advisory for the following counties until 7:30 p.m. 

OHIO 

  • Brown 

KENTUCKY 

  • Bracken 

DEFINITIONS 

A Severe Thunderstorm Watch means atmospheric conditions are favorable for the development of severe thunderstorms.

A Severe Thunderstorm Warning means a severe thunderstorm has developed that is capable of producing hail greater than one inch in diameter and or 58 mph wind speeds.

A Tornado Watch means weather conditions are favorable for the development of severe thunderstorms that are capable of producing tornadoes.

A Tornado Warning means that a tornado has been sighted or indicated by weather radar and residents of the affected area should take shelter immediately.

Here are some helpful links to prepare for severe weather:

Sign up for severe weather email and mobile alerts

LIVE interactive radar

Download the WCPO Storm Shield app (storm-based alerts for life-threatening weather events)

WCPO traffic updates

Latest power outages from Duke Energy

Flight cancelations and delays from CVG, other U.S. airports

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