A TORNADO WATCH was in effect for all Tri-State counties until 8 p.m.
A tornado watch means conditions are favorable for tornadoes and severe thunderstorms in and close to our viewing area. People should be on the lookout for threatening weather conditions.
The Storm Prediction Center has issued a 'Particularly Dangerous Situation ' (PDS) for areas in the Tri-State. Severe winds are expected, with gusts between 60 and 80 mph.
HIGH RISK for severe weather:
Parts of the Tri-State including southeast Indiana, Cincinnati, NKY and Butler & Warren counties
The rest of the Tri-State
Damaging, straight-line winds over 60mph
Tornadoes in western counties, and isolated in the rest of the Tri-State.
Hail larger than quarter-sized possible
Heavy rain, where 1” – 2” of rainfall is likely by Monday morning. Minor flooding possible.
4 p.m. through 10 p.m.: Widespread severe storms with damaging winds & tornadoes
By Midnight: Skies clearing and cooler temperatures. Wind Advisory canceled, but still breezy
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