ALERT DAY: Tuesday storms down wires and trees

ALERT DAY: Tuesday storms down wires and trees
Near Bergdolt Rd. (Source: Jeremy Brown)

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WFIE) - Tuesday afternoon storms caused windy conditions and impressive clouds across the Tri-State.

Evansville dispatchers say wires were reported down in several places including 1808 Madison Ave., 1236 Lincoln Ave., 9800 Upper Mount Vernon Rd., and 303 East Louisiana.

Tree in alley and power lines down behind E. Missouri
Tree in alley and power lines down behind E. Missouri (Source: WFIE)

The light was out at Lloyd and Vann for some time, causing traffic back ups. The light is working again.

Light out at Lloyd and Vann
Light out at Lloyd and Vann (Source: WFIE)

About 1,300 Vectren customers are without power. That’s down from nearly 3,000 earlier. You can see the map here.

Owensboro Public Schools released ten minutes early because of the weather.

Fire officials in Owensboro say there is a tree down on a house at 15th and Center, and another tree is down on a house in the 700 block of East 19th Street.

Tree down at 15th and Center in Owensboro
Tree down at 15th and Center in Owensboro (Source: WFIE)
Fallen tree in the 700 block of E. 19th St. in Owensboro
Fallen tree in the 700 block of E. 19th St. in Owensboro (Source: WFIE)

They say several other downed trees have been reported.

Warrick County dispatchers say there are some trees down. They say crews are working to get a tree removed from French Island Trail near the overlook.

Taylor Storey sent us a picture of a trampoline that hit a house in Sebree, Ky. You can see it actually pierced the outside wall of the home.

Trampoline in a house in Sebree, Ky.
Trampoline in a house in Sebree, Ky. (Source: Taylor Storey)

Several viewers are sending us pictures of clouds and damage. You can see them, and contribute your own here:

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