Funnels caught on camera in Tri-State
Cold air funnel spotted in Spencer Co.
TRI-STATE (WFIE) - Pike County EMA Director Ryan Benner says there’s minimal damage reported in Pike County after storms rolled through.
A pole barn has been damaged.
The national weather service hasn’t yet said if an actual tornado touched down.
Chief Meteorologist Jeff Lyons states these are extremely small storms and do not show up on the radar very well, if at all.
Viewers have sent us some impressive images from around the Tri-State area.
Earlier in the afternoon, Chief Meteorologist Jeff Lyons says it looks like a cold air funnel in Spencer County. He says they sometimes appear when we have very humid, rainy conditions, but not thunderstorms.
They tend to be weak and rarely touch down or cause any damaging winds.
Coltin Adkisson says his photo was from the Dale area. He says he was by AK Steel when he took it.
Jamie Baker took her photos in Chrisney on Highway 231.
William Ragan took his photo from Northern Spencer County.
Later in the evening, Rachelle Gardner-Sorgius took this picture in Reo.
David Wolfe took this picture in Owensboro.
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