Tornado Watch Until 2 a.m.; Second Wave of Storms Coming Soon
Posted 8:05 p.m.
The National Weather Service tornado watch continues until 2 a.m. A second wave of storms is on its way to our area bringing with it heavy rain, wind, hail and possible tornadoes. This second wave will hit between 9 and 11 p.m.
Please stay alert for changing conditions, especially nighttime tornadoes and road flooding. Two cars were caught in swift water this evening, so please, turn around, don’t drown.
Stay tuned to local media, our emergency alert network, social media or other tools that will alert you.
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