Archive for Friday, April 23, 2010

Tornado watch issued for Johnson, Wyandotte and Leavenworth counties

Storms are heading west of Lawrence, but Johnson, Leavenworth and Wyandotte counties are still under a tornado watch. The storms seem to be losing their push, but there's still a slight risk of severe weather.

April 23, 2010

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The National Weather Service has issued a tornado warning for Johnson, Leavenworth and Wyandotte counties through 4 a.m. Saturday morning.

According to the National Weather Service in Norman, Okla., there is a threat of tornadoes from this storm, as well as hail up to 1.5" in diameter and winds gusting up to 70 mph. The watch stretches from near the Nebraska-South Dakota, east into Iowa and then south along the Kansas-Missouri border through the Kansas City metro area.

Check back with LJWorld.com for more updates.

Comments

bearded_gnome 5 years ago

oh boy! storms develop here and then go tornado all over lv/jo/the dot.

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