(FOX19) - A flash flood warning has been issued for the following counties: Boone, Kenton, Campbell, Hamilton, Dearborn and Ohio counties until 9 p.m.
A severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect for the entire Tri-State area until 9 p.m.
Do not stay in the open nor seek shelter under trees when lightning threatens. Move indoors when a thunderstorm approaches. Water will pond on roads and may quickly fill roadside ditches and small streams.
Duke Energy reported about 3,000 customers without power at 1:30 p.m., mostly in Hamilton County.