There are no reports of damage in Grundy or Sequatchie counties – the two counties that just took a hit from the second wave of storms.
Radar shows the storms that just passed through the valley and some of those to the south in Alabama appear to be weakening.
Another big storm is entering Franklin County now, but it also appears to be beginning to weaken some, too.
There are several smaller, intense storms tracking through Alabama toward North Georgia. There are no tornado warnings associated with those, but they all have watches in place.
Ben Benton is a news reporter at the Chattanooga Times Free Press. He covers Southeast Tennessee and previously covered North Georgia education. Ben has worked at the Times Free Press since November 2005, first covering Bledsoe and Sequatchie counties and later adding Marion, Grundy and other counties in the northern and western edges of the region to his coverage. He was born and raised in Cleveland, Tenn., a graduate of Bradley Central High School. Benton ...