LIVE UPDATES ON LOCAL SEVERE WEATHER
9:05 PM -- The SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING has been extended again for Warrick and Spencer Counties until 9:29 PM.
8:59 PM -- Storms continue to move southeast. Dubois County MAY miss out on the major severe weather, but this storm system has been very difficult to pin down so don't drop your guard yet. SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING continues for Pike, Spencer and Warrick Counties locally.
8:30 PM -- Severe Thunderstorm Warning has been extended again...
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PADUCAH HAS ISSUED A * SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR... NORTHEASTERN WARRICK COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN INDIANA... CENTRAL SPENCER COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN INDIANA...
* UNTIL 815 PM CDT
* AT 722 PM CDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR FOLSOMVILLE, OR 8 MILES EAST OF BOONVILLE, MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 20 MPH.
HAZARD...70 MPH WIND GUSTS AND PING PONG BALL SIZE HAIL. SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED. IMPACT...PEOPLE AND ANIMALS OUTDOORS WILL BE INJURED.
EXPECT HAIL DAMAGE TO ROOFS, SIDING, WINDOWS, AND VEHICLES. EXPECT CONSIDERABLE TREE DAMAGE. WIND DAMAGE IS ALSO LIKELY TO MOBILE HOMES, ROOFS, AND OUTBUILDINGS.
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... GRANDVIEW, HOLIDAY WORLD, CHRISNEY, TENNYSON AND GENTRYVILLE.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A BUILDING. && HAIL...1.50IN WIND...70MPH
8:15 PM -- Current radar shows strong storms approaching Dubois County. These storms are close, but moving SE.
8:08 PM -- Severe thunderstorms continue. These storms have a history of large hail and damaging winds in excess of 70 mph. The storms continue to move to the SE.
-----7:27 PM -- The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Gibson, IN, Warrick, IN, and Pike, IN beginning at 7:27 pm and ending at 8:27 pm
7:25 PM -- #NEW -- The WARNING for Spencer County is now in effect until 8:08 pm
7:00 PM -- The SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING is now in effect until 7:29 p.m. Golf ball-size hail is being reported. Storms moving SE.
6:25 PM -- The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Warrick, IN and Spencer, IN beginning at 6:19 pm and ending at 7:04 pm
TRAINED SPOTTERS REPORT TWO INCH HAIL FALLING IN NORTHWESTERN EVANSVILLE. THIS IS A DANGEROUS STORM.
HAZARD...TWO INCH HAIL AND 70 MPH WIND GUSTS.