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Update: Weather warnings issued

Tuesday, October 26, 2010


Earlier Tuesday morning, www.duke-energy.com reported a total of 2,146 homes in Clay County without power. By noon, however, that number had dwindled to approximately 50.

The National Weather Service (NWS) based in Indianapolis issued a severe thunderstorm warning Tuesday morning for Clay County.

At 8:27 a.m., NWS radar indicated a line of thunderstorms capable of "producing destructive winds in excess of 70 mph."

The organization announced a tornado watch was in effect for the area as well and a high wind warning.

The high wind warning will remain in effect until 8 p.m., Tuesday.

According to the organization, strong winds would impact central Indiana through Tuesday.

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