A storm front passing through LaRue County this morning is dropping heavy rain and has prompted the National Weather Service to issue a flash flood warning.
LaRue, Nelson,Taylor and Hart counties are under the alert.
Also, a tornado warning has been issued for Hardin County and radar indicates that Sonora and Hodgenville are in the path of the most severe conditions.
The county also is under a tornado watch this morning as the storm's punch will last for hours.
The storm is carrying winds of 30 mph with gusts in excess of 50 mph.