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Severe weather rolls through the Heartland

Just days after deadly tornadoes hit the Heartland, several funnel clouds along with wind damage was reported late Friday morning into early afternoon. We have several storm damage reports from the National Weather Service in Paducah.

-You can view the storm damage on our slideshow.

By about 12:30 p.m., 13 tornadoes had touched down in three states, according to preliminary reports from the National Weather Service.

-You can view our slideshow of Alabama tornado damage here.

Crystal Britt is in southeast Missouri, Carly O'Keefe in southern Illinois and Christy Millweard in western Kentucky with team coverage about today's storms.

A Tornado Watch remains in effect for much of the Heartland through Friday afternoon.

-Check out these pictures of a "dust bowl" a viewer sent from Scott City.

Bob Reeves says tonight will be breezy and cooler and tomorrow sun is in store!

The first of the funerals for the tornado victims in Harrisburg will be Saturday, when 3 of the dead will be laid to rest.

The name was released of the man killed in motorcycle crash Tuesday near a Scott City motorcycle dealership.

Todd Richards will have some big news regarding SIU Carbondale basketball, along with Heartland Hoops scores and highlights.

Join us tonight for Heartland News at 5, 6, 9 on Fox 23 and at 10.

Have a great evening and stay safe,

James Long
KFVS12 Web Producer
Kfvs12.com

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