NWS lifts tornado watch for News 4 viewing area - KMOV.com

NWS lifts tornado watch for News 4 viewing area

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By KMOV Web Producer By KMOV Web Producer
(KMOV.com) -- The major threat for severe weather is exiting the viewing area and the National Weather Service has lifted the tornado watch for all counties within the News 4 viewing area.
Storms have moved out of the News 4 coverage area.  Expect temps to start dropping late afternoon into the evening.  Temps will settle near 40 degrees.  The dangerous storms continue into Tennessee, the Ohio Valley and other areas well East of us.
A tornado watch that was scheduled until 6 p.m. has been lifted.
News 4 received a report of a possible tornado that touched down in Clinton County in Illinois.  At this point, News 4 meteorologist could not confirm a tornado touched down, but the spotter reported minor damage in the north New Baden area about four miles south of Trenton.
Roof and shingle damage was also reported in Belleville. 
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