National Weather Service confirms tornado in Marshall County Friday


Weather officials confirmed an EF-0 tornado touched down Friday between Plymouth and Bremen in Marshall County. The short-lived tornado had winds of 70 miles per hour.


NEW MIDDLETOWN, Ind. (AP) — The National Weather Service says three tornados caused damage Friday in Indiana as storms moved through the state.

The National Weather Service says an EF-1 tornado with winds of 105 mph (169 kph) hit New Middletown in southern Indiana’s Harrison County. Indiana State Police report 20 homes were damaged. The News and Tribune reports barns and farm fields also were hit.

Clark and Floyd counties also saw strong winds, hail and heavy rains Friday evening, leading to flooded roads and downed power lines.

WANE-TV reports a survey team this week plans to document the intensity of a tornado in northern Indiana’s Wabash County.

The weather service said Saturday an EF-1 tornado touched down Friday in central Indiana’s Madison County, destroying a barn and damaging trees.


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