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Weather Service Confirms Tornado Hit White County on Monday

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UPDATE (9:40 p.m.): The National Weather Service has confirmed three tornadoes hit there was an EF1 tornado in White County on Monday.


The National Weather Service in Nashville has confirmed there was an EF1 tornado in White County on Monday.

The 90 MPH tornado was on the ground from 12:37 p.m. to 12:39 p.m. about a dozen miles east of Sparta. Trees were snapped and an occupied vehicle was thrown off the road at this location. Damage continued approximately 2.1 miles to the east-northeast, affecting properties on the north side of Eastland Rd. Several homes suffered minor roof damage, a grain silo was completely destroyed and dozens of hardwood trees were snapped and uprooted.

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