severe storm http://wkms.org en Severe Weather, Tornado Watch Until 7 PM Tonight (Sunday) http://wkms.org/post/severe-weather-tornado-watch-until-7-pm-tonight-sunday <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Nearly all of our region is now under a MODERATE to HIGH Risk today.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The National Weather Service has issued a tornado watch until 7 tonight &nbsp;for all Kentucky counties west of Daviess, McLean, and Muhlenberg. &nbsp;The watch area also includes Alexander, Massac, Pope, Johnson, and Pulaski counties in southernmost Illinois as well as Henry, Obion, Dyer, Lake, and Weakley counties in northwest Tennessee.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The watch is the result of a strong storm system rapidly moving east through our region out of the plains states. &nbsp;This system will also bring high winds gusting up to 40 miles an hour and a chance of large hail.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A tornado watch means conditions are favorable for the formation of tornadoes in the area. &nbsp;Be ready to move to a safe place if threatening weather approaches. &nbsp;Again we have a tornado watch in effect for our region until 7 tonight. &nbsp;We'll keep you updated as the situation develops.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://www.crh.noaa.gov/pah/">&nbsp;See details on the National Weather Service Paducah site</a>.</span></p><p> Fri, 15 Nov 2013 21:06:16 +0000 Whitney Jones, Todd Hatton & Matt Markgraf 36616 at http://wkms.org Severe Weather, Tornado Watch Until 7 PM Tonight (Sunday) NWS Calls For Severe Storms Over Weekend http://wkms.org/post/nws-calls-severe-storms-over-weekend <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">National Weather Service forecasters in Paducah say strong storms are likely ahead of a significant cold front that will move through the region&nbsp;Saturday&nbsp;night and&nbsp;Sunday. &nbsp;</span></p><p> Fri, 15 Nov 2013 17:10:47 +0000 Rob Canning 36609 at http://wkms.org NWS Calls For Severe Storms Over Weekend