Tragedy struck several communities today as an EF3 tornado ripped across Adair and Washington counties and killed three people. The NWS estimated the maximum winds to be at 140 mph.
Here are some of the pictures from the field.
Here’s the track and timing of the tornado.
I have included some sobering tornado statistics below. The last significant tornado that hit Washington county occurred in the spring of 2008. That EF2 storm ripped through Dutch Mills and Evansville around 4 a.m.
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