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The remnants of Tropical Storm Cindy take aim at Eastern Kentucky

The remnants of Tropical Storm Cindy take aim at Eastern Kentucky

Cindy crossed the coast between Cameron, La., and Port Arthur, Texas.at about 4 a.m.

"It looks like a period of heavy rain, especially across the southern part of Lancaster County, will hit Friday night into Saturday morning", said AccuWeather meteorologist Paul Walker.

A vehicle drives through a partially submerged roadway after Tropical Storm Cindy, now downgraded to Tropical Depression Cindy, in Big Lake, La., Thursday. The storm has grown to over 500 miles in radius, with winds as strong as 60 miles per hour near the storm's center.

The storm turned deadly in Alabama where a 10-year-old boy on vacation with his family was hit by debris thrown by a huge wave as it crashed against the shore.

Whew! Tropical Storm Cindy is no more. Tropical storm warnings that were in effect from High Island, Texas to Morgan City, Louisiana have been discontinued.

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As of 6 a.m. Houston airports are in good shape as well with about 95 percent of flights leaving on time at Bush Intercontinental and no delays reported at Hobby Airport.

Remnants of Tropical Depression Cindy is threatening to drench and bring possible flooding to parts of Tennessee, Kentucky and West Virginia on Friday.

Gov. John Bel Edwards said Thursday that Louisiana is "not out of the woods yet" as the remnants of Cindy continue to move north across the state.

The storm comes on the anniversary of last year's torrential rains and flooding that left 23 people dead in West Virginia.

In southwest Louisiana, not far from where Tropical Storm Cindy came ashore before dawn, motorists in trucks were driving through knee-high water in the streets.

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The National Hurricane Center also warned of the possibility of a few tornadoes Thursday "from the lower MS and Tennessee Valley regions to the central Gulf Coast".

Heavy rainfall is still in the forecast for states along Cindy's latest path toward central Tennessee, where it is expected to arrive Friday.

In Memphis, crews worked Thursday to clear storm drains to help prevent street flooding.

Much of Alabama remains in flood warnings as well.

Into Thursday night, the greatest risk of flooding along the interstate 10 and 20 corridors will occur in spiral bands. However, our neighbors in MS/AL/FL felt the brunt of the storm with 8-15 inches of rain and numerous reports of tornadoes.

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The Prime Minister also set out to reassure victims about the upcoming judge-led public inquiry into the fire. By Saturday, officials counted 58 people missing and presumed dead, including 30 deaths previously confirmed.

A few showers remain possible overnight, but most of the night will be dry.


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