‘America will never forget’ Sept. 11 tragedy, Sen. Moran says

U.S. Sen. Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) released the following statement today on the 14th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks:

“America will never forget the tragedy of September 11. Today we remember the lives lost and the individuals who courageously responded to help. We are grateful to those who were inspired to step forward to defend the values of our nation. Yet, 14 years later, the threat of terrorism remains. As these challenges continue, we reaffirm our commitment to our veterans and to those who continue to serve defending the United States of America.”

Severe thunderstorm watch issued for Wyandotte County

National Weather Service graphic
National Weather Service graphic

A severe thunderstorm watch has been issued for Wyandotte County and surrounding counties.

According to the National Weather Service, the thunderstorm watch will be in effect from 8:05 p.m. Sept. 10 until 2 a.m. Sept. 11.

The primary threats are gusting winds with hail and lightning, according to the weather service. Moderate to heavy rainfall is also possible. The risk of tornados is low.