Heat Advisory/Severe Thunderstorm Watch

Aug 3, 2011

The National Weather Service office in Louisville has issued a heat advisory for Wednesday afternoon for an area of south central Kentucky. The heat index could hit 105 degrees, the weather service said.

The area under the heat advisory includes Ohio and Logan counties on the west, over to Green County in the northeast and down to Monroe County in the southeast. The advisory area includes Warren County and Bowling Green. The advisory runs from noon to 6 p.m. CDT.

Meanwhile, a severe thunderstorm watch is in effect until 5 p.m. EDT Wednesday for an area that includes Lexington, Versailles, Bardstown, Campbellsville, LIberty, Stanford, Richmond, Winchester and Albany.