Severe weather looks likely later this afternoon. The best chances appear to be between 3 p.m. and Midnight. Damaging winds, large hail, heavy rain, and an isolated tornado or two are possible. The area at the greatest risk for severe weather in eastern Kentucky is in the Cumberland Valley, near the I-75 corridor. Keep it locked here for updates.
An Arizona man accused of raping and kidnapping his niece decades ago is arrested in Letcher County.
The Arizona Daily Star reports 63 year old James David Gibson is awaiting extradition back to Arizona.
He was picked up in Jenkins earlier this week.
Gibson allegedly sexually assaulted his niece repeatedly in the late 1970's and early 80's.