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The National Weather Service has issued a tornado watch effective until 9PM Friday for Douglas County and 20 other counties in the surrounding area.
Other counties included are: Anderson, Coffey, Franklin, Geary, Lyon, Morris, Osage, Shawnee, Wabunsee, Clay, Cloud, Dickinson, Ottawa, Republic, Washington, Jackson, Marshall, Nemaha, Pottawatomie, and Riley.
As of post time (3:00PM), Johnson County is not included in the watch area.
A tornado watch means that conditions are favorable for the possibility of strong storms, hail and possibly tornadoes.
We will keep you posted as conditions warrant.