NWS Paducah

NWS Paducah


Official Twitter account for the National Weather Service Paducah, Kentucky. Details: http://t.co/KKTK7cZlhK

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Heat Advisory through early evening. Maximum heat index values around 105F, slightly higher in some areas.

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Strong to severe storms with winds in excess of 50 mph are expected to move southeast through the region this evening.

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Here's a look at the evening storms from one of our forecast models. It may be about an hour slow, but it shows the southeastward progression of a broken line of thunderstorms through the area. Strong wind gusts will be the primary concern, in addition to lightning & heavy rain.

A severe thunderstorm watch has been issued for parts of Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky and Missouri until 12 AM CDT

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Today marks the 93rd anniversary of the infamous Tri-State Tornado, which ripped a 219 mile path of destruction across southeast Missouri, southern Illinois, and southwest Indiana. The tornado killed 695 people, the deadliest tornado in American history.

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9:31 AM TORNADO JUST MISSED OUR OFFICE IN WEST PADUCAH. TAKE SHELTER NOW IF YOU'RE IN PADUCAH!!!!

PERRYVILLE TORNADO UPDATE... EF4 Peak Winds 180 mph. Path Length 50.4 miles. Maximum Width 0.6 miles. Details to be issued Saturday.

A picture of tonight's full moon - known as the Snow Moon - shared with us by Jerry and Barb Hoth of Eddyville, KY. Amazing picture! #kywx 

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Hurricane #Dorian  has barely moved over the last 24 hours, continues to hammer Grand Bahama Island. Still a CAT 3 with 120 mph max sustained winds.

Lot's of #Harvey  images. Here's our AWIPS 2 view as of 9:45 p.m. via Satellite.

This home (2 miles east of Crossville, IL) damaged in the Feb 28, 2017 tornado outbreak was also destroyed in 1925 Tri-State tornado!!!

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Our damage survey in Newburgh, IN, found EF-2 tornado damage. Additional details will be shared later tonight or tomorrow. #INwx  #tristatewx 

One of our staff members shot this video of the tornado passing close to our office in West Paducah, KY, this morning around 9:30 AM CDT.

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