It has been a Wednesday night and Thursday morning of tornado watches and warnings all across Ohio. As of 2:30 the Zanesville and Muskingum County area had not seen any storm winds or much rain. There are reports of heavy rains hitting the Coshocton County area. So far there are some reports of property damage — mostly in northern Ohio and power outages across the buckeye state. Here is the updated numbers:
Licking County – 6280
Fairfield County – 2253
Coshocton County – 211
Franklin County – 13,976
Update: 3 a.m. – Zanesville Police report power lines down and sparking in the Salvation Army parking lot on Putnam Avenue.
Update 3:05 a.m.- Muskingum County Power Outages — 868