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Tornado watch in effect

A tornado watch is in effect for Oneida, Herkimer, Fulton, Montgomery, and Hamilton Counties until 10pm

Posted: May 4, 2018 3:37 PM

The National Weather Service has issued a tornado watch for Oneida, Herkimer, Fulton, Montgomery, and Hamilton Counties until 10pm.  A severe thunderstorm watch is in effect for Madison, Chenango, and Lewis Counties until 9pm.

Thunderstorms have developed in Western New York and will roll through our region between 7-9pm.  These storms are most likely to produce damaging winds and heavy rain.  The bigger concern is any thunderstorm development ahead of this line.  Any storms ahead of the main line have the highest chance of producing rotation and damaging winds.  There's enough wind shear in the atmosphere to cause stronger storms, and that's why there's a tornado watch in effect. 

Stay with WKTV and WKTV.com throughout the afternoon and evening for the latest developments.

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Bronx1027395252
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Broome10743249
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Putnam629472
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Chautauqua535054
Oswego476262
Ontario459279
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Cayuga426769
Sullivan375148
Wayne356850
Genesee356696
Herkimer348548
St. Lawrence343756
Cattaraugus330860
Madison304775
Jefferson303121
Livingston260537
Cortland258753
Tompkins257222
Columbia234467
Allegany231375
Tioga214554
Montgomery212372
Wyoming207541
Clinton204016
Fulton199947
Warren198237
Greene196455
Orleans188268
Chenango168039
Otsego160021
Washington142421
Lewis141922
Seneca117745
Franklin10869
Delaware98316
Essex95216
Schoharie8735
Yates78316
Schuyler69910
Hamilton1451
Unassigned3992
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