NWS Huntsville confirms EF-1 tornado in Cullman Co., EF-0 in Morgan Co.

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A home in the 600 block of County Road 1059 in Jones Chapel sustained damage Friday evening. (courtesy of Jeremy Kilpatrick)

CULLMAN, Ala. – Preliminary damage survey results from the National Weather Service in Huntsville show two tornadoes touched down early Friday evening. The NWS reports an EF-1 in northwest Cullman County and an EF-0 in Eva.

The path of the EF-1 tornado In Cullman County was 5.56 miles long and 115 yards wide. Estimated peak winds were 87 mph. There were no fatalities or injuries.

Damage to two homes along County Road 1059 in Jones Chapel was reported.

In Morgan County, the path of the EF-0 tornado in Eva was .22 miles long and 40 yards wide. Estimated peak winds were 84 mph. There were no fatalities or injuries.

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Wendy Sack

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