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15 New Positive COVID-19 Cases Confirmed in Henderson County, Kentucky

15 additional Henderson County residents were confirmed to have tested positive for COVID-19 on Monday, Aug. 31, by the Green River District Health Department.

Posted: Aug 31, 2020 11:56 AM
Updated: Aug 31, 2020 3:44 PM

The Green River District Health Department (GRDHD) is reporting 15 new positive cases of COVID-19 within Henderson County, Kentucky. To date, 455 Henderson County residents have now tested positive for the novel coronavirus.

GRDHD monitors COVID-19 data for seven Kentucky counties. 

Aside from Henderson County, several other Kentucky counties within the GRDHD district had new positive cases of COVID-19 confirmed on Monday:

Daviess County: 10 new positive cases

McLean County: 1 new positive case

Union County: 7 new positive cases

Webster County: 1 new positive case

Overall, 34 new positive cases of COVID-19 were confirmed in the GRDHD district on Monday. The total number of individuals in the district who have tested positive for COVID-19 to date is now 2,191.

Here's a breakdown of all COVID-19 data in the GRDHD district as of Aug. 31:

More information on COVID-19 in Kentucky can be found through the Kentucky Department for Public Health.

Evansville
Clear
91° wxIcon
Hi: 92° Lo: 71°
Feels Like: 103°
Owensboro
Partly Cloudy
91° wxIcon
Hi: 91° Lo: 70°
Feels Like: 103°
Princeton
Clear
88° wxIcon
Hi: 90° Lo: 71°
Feels Like: 107°
Madisonville
Partly Cloudy
92° wxIcon
Hi: 93° Lo: 71°
Feels Like: 99°
Jasper
Partly Cloudy
87° wxIcon
Hi: 90° Lo: 69°
Feels Like: 100°
We're going to be looking out for another brutally hot afternoon throughout the Tri-State; afternoon highs should peak in the mid to high 90s with heat indices approaching and even surpassing 105°. As for the remainder of the evening, one can expect much of the same - temperatures will stick around the upper 80s through at least dinnertime before dipping to 80° or so by 10PM. By that time there is a good potential of some rainfall and storms picking up across the Tri-State. There is a chance we could see some severe weather develop with these storms. We'll start to see relief return Friday afternoon into Saturday.
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