Tornado Watch Issued For Albany County and Surrounding Areas

The National Weather Service has issued a tornado watch until 8pm this evening for Albany County and surrounding areas.  In Wyoming this watch covers Albany, Goshen, Laramie, Platte, Converse, and Niobrara Counties and extending south into Weld and Larimer Counties in Colorado and East into Nebraska covering Banner, Kimball, Scotts Bluff, and Sioux.

National Weather Service reports indicate that this is a rare situation and particularly dangerous with primary threats including tornadoes, widespread hail, and significant wind damage.  Please stay vigilant as storms will develop quickly.