Article by EMA Director Drew Cook-
Over the past weekend, several rounds of storms produced some damaging winds, rain and lightning. These storms prompted two severe thunderstorm watches, eight significant weather advisories and two severe thunderstorm warnings for Henderson County. There were numerous reports of trees down across the county blocking roads and causing power outages. Lexington Electric System reported, at peak, approximately 2,500 customers out of power system wide. They estimated…
For the complete story, see the June 26th edition of The Lexington Progress.