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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Over The Eastern U.S., Critical Fire Weather Likely Over The Southwest

A cold front will bring the threat for scattered strong to severe thunderstorms from the Mid Atlantic to New England into Saturday morning. Some of the storms could produce damaging winds and locally heavy rainfall. Dangerously hot and dry conditions will persist over the Desert Southwest this weekend. Critical fire weather conditions likely. Read More >

May 5, 1996
Counties:  Washington KY
F-scale:  F0
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Time:  12:35pm
Notes:  Storm Data says this tornado touched down a mile east of Willisburg.

May 5, 1996
Counties:  Meade
F-scale:  F1
Deaths:
Injuries:  10
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Time:  4:05pm
Notes:  Storm Data says this tornado moved from just north of Ekron to three miles southeast of Brandenburg.