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Kenergy Reminds You The “First 72 Is On You”

Living in this area of the country, we all know that at any given point, a storm can get goin'. With storm season here, tornadoes are a major threat. Kenergy Corp. wants to remind you that the "First 72 Is On You".

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Tornado Watch in Effect for the Listening Area Until 8 PM

A tornado watch is in effect for the following areas until 8 PM on 6/4/14

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BasehuntersChasing via YouTube
BasehuntersChasing via YouTube
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Cool Time Lapse Video Shows Supercell Thunderstorm Development [VIDEO]

I enjoy watching storm chasers. I love it when they're "following the action." I'd love to do it, at least one time.

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Category: Weather, What's New
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News Anchor Tears Into Viewers Who Complain About Tornado Coverage [VIDEO]

We have had our fair share of tornados over the years. And I guess "fair share" sounds like odd terminology under the circumstances, but nonetheless, we've had plenty. And I've never met ANYone who's complained about local news cutting into regular programming to cover it.

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Scary Storm Clouds Over International Bar-B-Q Festival [Video]

It seems like it always rains and storms at the International Bar-B-Q Festival in downtown Owensboro and this year was no exception.  There were two big bouts of rain on Saturday.  And Friday kicked off with a bang as storm clouds rolled in and started to swirl right above the festival.  Check this out!  I happened to have my iPhone handy and things were looking a little sketchy.

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The storm blew the roof off of Flair Molded Plastics (Photo by Johnny Kincaid)
The storm blew the roof off of Flair Molded Plastics (Photo by Johnny Kincaid)
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Boonville Declares a State of Emergency – Area Residents are Cleaning Up After Storms

The city of Boonville is under a state of emergency for the next 8 hours. Travel in Boonville should be limited to essential travel only. Officials are calling the damage in Boonville "massive" and many streets are unsafe to travel

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The Weather Channel
The Weather Channel
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Severe Weather Threat Continues Today

The National Weather Service is warning of another severe weather outbreak this afternoon and the tristate is right in the heart of the area of concern.  In fact, The Weather Channel has issued its TOR:CON ratings, which serve as a pretty accurate indicator of tornado-like conditions.  See what we're looking at here . . .

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CNN via YouTube
CNN via YouTube
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10 Tornado Facts That Will Blow Your Mind [Video]

For the second straight day, the tristate is under a severe weather threat and tornadoes are a strong possibility in portions of the WBKR listening area.  Over the weekend, CNN, knowing that the Midwest was facing multiple days of a serious tornado outbreak, published a really cool video about twisters.  Here are 10 Tornado Facts That Will Blow Your Mind.

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The Weather Channel
The Weather Channel
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Tornado Outbreak Forecast for Sunday and Monday

Hold onto Toto, Dorothy!  The National Weather Service is warning of a potential tornado outbreak for Sunday and Monday and some forecasters are saying the models closely resemble those from back in 1991, when a massive twister outbreak caused over one billion dollars worth of damage.  Here's the latest on what we can expect and when and how serious the threat is for us here in the Ohio Valley.

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National Weather Service
National Weather Service
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Snow Forecast for Monday Night

I only wish I was kidding.  The National Weather Service forecast has found quite a brutal way to end our amazing weekend.  Despite two days of sunny skies and near 80 degree temperatures, the dreaded "s" word is in the forecast.  Yep!  You guessed it, Gang.  We actually have a chance of snow Monday.  Look!

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Kentucky Third-Grader Sings Snow Day Blues [Video]

You have to watch this kid.  He's Stephens Elementary School 3rd grader, Robert the Man!  And he's got the "Snow Day Blues."  This is awesome and the kid absolutely rocks it out.

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Mark Wilson/Getty Images
Mark Wilson/Getty Images
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Newscaster Nearly Gets Plowed by Fast-Moving Snow Plow [VIDEO]

Let me begin by saying this. When winter storms approach I am on the lookout for the snow plows, the salt trucks, all of them. I look forward to their emergence in times of emergency. It always makes me feel better.

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