Silver Alert in effect for missing 8-month-old Indianapolis girl

Two tornadoes struck south central Indiana Thursday afternoon

The  National Weather Service in Indianapolis confirms that there was an EF1 tornado in Jackson County,  3-miles north of Brownstown at 2:06pm Thursday. Maximum winds were estimated at 95 mph. The path of the tornado was 40 yards wide and 1.25 miles long. Another storm-damaged area in Jackson, County near Medora, is being investigated by the National Weather Service to determine whether there was more than one tornado Thursday afternoon.

The National Weather Service office in Louisville confirmed a second tornado. An EF 0 tornado struck at 2:14pm Thursday, 5.4 miles east of Campbellsburg in Washington County. Estimated peak winds were at 70 miles per hour. The path was 35 yards wide, 2.4 miles long.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.