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Heat Alert For Western Kentucky Tomorrow

The hot humid weather continues tomorrow with increasing humidity for the tri-state area,  The National Weather Service has issued a heat alert for Western Kentucky for tomorrow,  temperatures are expected to be in the mid 90's and heat indexes near and over 100.  Remember to drink plenty of fluids and use sunscr

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Wicked Weather kicks Up Dust in Owensboro

The weather changed fast this morning and something pretty spooky happened that I've never really noticed  before.

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Kenergy Working Hard to Power Up

Power outages have been scattered throughout the morning with wild weather that rushed portions of the tri-state in the pre-noon hours. Here are the updated figures and where you can go to get valuable Kenergy information.

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This Weekend – Hot Weather & Free Fishing

Looks like we jumped straight from Winter right into Summer,  temperatures are expected to be in the 90's all weekend long.  So please take care of yourself,  drink plenty of fluids or maybe do like the little girl in the picture stay under some water to keep cool thi

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FEMA Assistance Ready to Roll

Good news from the Federal Emergency Management Agency. Daviess County residents who incurred damages from the recent flooding and severe storms--between April 22 and May 20--are now able to apply for FEMA assi

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Weather Radios Can Save Lives

Yesterday, before our big severe weather event, we got word that the civil defense sirens were not working in Nortonville, KY. That's a pretty frightening situation--one that prompted all of us to stress the importance of having a NOAA Weather Radio in your possession. I had a call from a fellow in Hartford, KY a few minutes ago. He was asking for the Ohio County frequency for his weather radio. A great and relevant question!

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I’m Still Alive- and I Didn’t Even Have to Sleep in the Bathtub

So how about that weather last night. I live in the Apollo area and all I heard all night was the twister is coming.

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What’s With All the Tornadoes?

Okay, so here in the tri-state, we're no strangers to severe weather and, unfortunately, the sound of a civil defense siren alerting us to take shelter. But I can't remember the last time in my career that we've had this many tornado warnings in one season--heck, one year! And it's everywhere! The Midwest, the Ohio Valley, the Deep South. What's the deal with all these  tornadoes?

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Chad and Blake Shelton Have Something in Common

Moon here with my Chad story.  As the tornado sirens blared away last night I called Chad to see if he wanted to get together afterwards to survey the damage, if any. I told him I was safely in the basement and where was he? Outside!! Looking at the clouds and rain and thunder and lightning and possible tornado! So this morning I discover what he has  in common with Bla

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Local Churches Offer Shelter from the Storm

There are several local churches that are offering their basements to the public for safety from the possibility of severe weather this afternoon and well into the over night hours.

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Latest News 25 Weather

You can always go to News25's website for weather. But, it is also here  for you to listen to. WBKR will go to wall-to-wall coverage with News25 later in the day. You can listen on air or online.

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Important Information for Residents of Nortonville

Residents of Nortonville Ky should be aware that warning sirens are out of service in the town as per Renee Gamblin assistant clerk to the Mayor. All residents can stay aware of changing weather conditions through a weather radio or their local radio station

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