EF-1 tornado touches down in Seneca during Saturday evening storms, NWS officials say

EF-1 tornado touches down in Seneca during Saturday evening storms, NWS officials say
EF-1 tornado touches down in Seneca during Saturday evening storms, NWS officials say (Source: WYFF News 4)

SENECA, S.C. (WIS) - The National Weather Service has confirmed an EF-1 tornado moved through Oconee County Saturday night.

According to the NWS, the EF-1 touched down in Seneca at 5:48 p.m. and had wind speeds of up to 90 mph.

The NWS said the tornado had a path length of 1.2077 miles and a path length of 15 yards.

According to the NWS, a radio tower was partially toppled, a business lost about 20% of its roof and a few hardwood trees were snapped and/or uprooted. A car was also flipped in front of a business.

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