NWS confirms brief EF-0 tornado Sunday in Montgomery County
MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Ind. – The National Weather Service confirmed on Tuesday that an EF-0 tornado briefly touched down in Montgomery County on Sunday.
The tornado touched down at 8:38 p.m. It touched down in a field about one mile southwest of Linden and there was no damage. It was very brief with a 0.1 mile track.
The tornado reached speeds of 70 miles per hour. No one was injured by the tornado.
Areas of central Indiana were hit by hail and received heavy rain Sunday night.
For reference, the Fujita Scale determines the tornado rating.
EF-0: 65-85 mile per hour winds
EF-1: 86-110 mile per hour winds
EF-2: 111-135 mile per hour winds
EF-3: 136-165 mile per hour winds
EF-4: 166-200 mile per hour winds
EF-5:Winds speeds greater than 200 miles per hour