Tornado WATCH: All Northern Kentucky Counties
The National Weather Service in Wilmington, Ohio has issued a TORNADO WATCH for Boone, Kenton, and Campbell Counties, and nearly 100 Kentucky counties in all.
The WATCH is in effect until 9 p.m.
An upper level disturbance moved into the region this afternoon which will spread showers and thunderstorms across the area. Some of the storms could be severe with damaging winds and large hail. Additionally, the National Weather Service reports, the wind fields will be conducive for the threat of isolated tornadoes.
Precipitation is expected to taper off from west to east during the evening.