Strong storms hit the Heartland Thursday night - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Strong storms hit the Heartland Thursday night

I-55 Perryville, MO exit (Source: Hank Lopez) I-55 Perryville, MO exit (Source: Hank Lopez)
Lightning in Oak Ridge (Source: cNews) Lightning in Oak Ridge (Source: cNews)
CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) -

There were tornado warnings and severe thunderstorm warnings out on Thursday night for parts of the Heartland.

Thursday is a First Alert Action Day.

Text “storm” to 91212 to receive severe weather alerts. The viewer will receive a bounceback message asking for the name of the county.

NWS Storm reports

  • 9:26 - Quarter size hail reported in Pinckneyville, IL
  • 9:26 - Dime size hail reported throughout Bollinger County, MO.

Ameren Power outages as of 9:30 p.m.

MO

Cape Girardeau County - 18

St. Francois County - 76

Washington County - 193

Pemiscot County - 1

IL

Washington County - 14

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