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Special Weather Statement NWS Paducah

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

December 5th, 2018

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…Slick spots possible on the early morning commute… While the heaviest snow shower activity has come to an end, the combination of wet roads from earlier snow and sub-freezing temperatures may create patchy slick spots in the form of black ice on some roadways. This […]

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT…

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

December 4th, 2018

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* WHAT…Snow Showers. Additional snow accumulations mostly less than 1 inch. Isolated amounts around 1 inch possible. * WHERE…Portions of southwest Indiana, western Kentucky and southern Illinois. * WHEN…Until midnight CST tonight. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Plan on slippery road conditions. The hazardous conditions could impact the […]

Hazardous Weather Outlook for Dec. 1st-NWS Paducah

Hazardous Weather Outlook for Dec. 1st-NWS Paducah

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

December 1st, 2018

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This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of southern Illinois, southwest Indiana, western Kentucky, and southeast Missouri. .DAY ONE…Today and Tonight Isolated to scattered thunderstorms will be possible today. Some storms may be severe with damaging wind gusts and hail. An isolated tornado or two […]

NWS Special Weather Statement-Roads Could be Slick This Morning

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

November 13th, 2018

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Light snow will gradually come to an end from west to east across the region through 8 AM. After sunrise, the snow should be limited to the Pennyrile region of west Kentucky, where temperatures are expected to linger just above freezing. While the snow has […]

…FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING…NWS

…FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING…NWS

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

October 30th, 2018

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…FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING… The National Weather Service in Paducah has issued a * Flood Watch for all of western Kentucky, the counties of Massac, Pope, and Hardin in southern Illinois, and the counties of Vanderburgh, Warrick, and Spencer […]

Tornadoes are spinning up farther east in US, study finds

Tornadoes are spinning up farther east in US, study finds

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

October 17th, 2018

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By SETH BORENSTEIN , AP Science Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Over the past few decades tornadoes have been shifting — decreasing in Oklahoma, Texas and Kansas but spinning up more in states along the Mississippi River and farther east, a new study shows. Scientists aren’t […]

Suspected tornado in western Kentucky damages homes

Suspected tornado in western Kentucky damages homes

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

September 10th, 2018

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (AP) — A suspected tornado touched down just East of Henderson and caused moderate to severe damage to three homes in Daviess County. The Owensboro Messenger-Inquirer reports the suspected tornado moved through western Daviess County, near Stanley, on Saturday afternoon as the storm […]

Widespread Tornado Watch Issued by NWS

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

July 20th, 2018

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TORNADO WATCH 294 IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 200 AM CDT FOR THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS . KENTUCKY COUNTIES INCLUDED ARE ADAIR ALLEN ANDERSON BALLARD BARREN BOURBON BOYLE BRECKINRIDGE BULLITT BUTLER CALDWELL CALLOWAY CARLISLE CASEY CHRISTIAN CLARK CLINTON CRITTENDEN CUMBERLAND DAVIESS EDMONSON FAYETTE FRANKLIN FULTON GARRARD GRAVES […]

Severe Thunderstorm Warning-UPDATE CANCELLED

Severe Thunderstorm Warning-UPDATE CANCELLED

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

July 14th, 2018

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Severe Weather Statement National Weather Service Paducah KY 531 PM CDT SAT JUL 14 2018 ILC193-INC129-KYC101-225-142241- /O.CAN.KPAH.SV.W.0206.000000T0000Z-180714T2245Z/ White IL-Posey IN-Henderson KY-Union KY- 531 PM CDT SAT JUL 14 2018 …THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR SOUTHEASTERN WHITE…POSEY… WEST CENTRAL HENDERSON AND NORTH CENTRAL UNION COUNTIES IS […]

…EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING…

…EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING…

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

July 5th, 2018

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The National Weather Service in Paducah has issued an Excessive Heat Warning, which is in effect until 8 PM CDT this evening. The Heat Advisory is no longer in effect. * HEAT INDEX…Heat index readings are expected to be even more oppressive than they were […]