Weather Service Reports 2 Tornadoes in Kentucky

By: Associated Press
By: Associated Press
The National Weather Service says two tornadoes caused damage in Kentucky on Wednesday, but no injuries were reported.

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SHEPHERDSVILLE, Ky. (AP) -- The National Weather Service says two tornadoes caused damage in Kentucky on Wednesday, but no injuries were reported.

The stronger tornado hit about 5 miles north-northeast of Hopkinsville in Christian County at about 4:30 p.m. CDT, causing minor damage to buildings and trees. The weather service classified it as an EF2 with 125 mph winds.

Earlier, another tornado hit 5 miles southeast of Shepherdsville in Bullitt County at about 2:30 p.m. EDT. That twister was classified as an EF0, the mildest.

The forecast calls for cloudy conditions to continue through the weekend with a chance of rain Thursday night and Friday.

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