Three more tornado tracks found, bringing TN Valley total to 11

New tornadoes were confirmed Wednesday in Colbert County and Lawrence County.

Posted: Mar 21, 2018 2:27 PM
Updated: Mar 21, 2018 7:48 PM

National Weather Service survey teams found three more tornado tracks Wednesday, bringing the total of confirmed twisters that touched down Monday evening to 11. 

One of the newest three tracks was found in southwest Colbert County. 

The other two tracks were found in Lawrence County. According to the National Weather Service the two found in Lawrence County were stengths of EF-0 and EF-1.  

A tornado track was found in northwest Jackson County, along Highway 65 in the Francisco community, according to the weather service. That tornado was a weak EF-1 with 86 mph winds, they said. The other tornado track was rated EF-0 with 75 mph winds east of Decherd in Franklin County, Tenn.

Two EF-1 strength tornadoes touched down Monday in Franklin County, Ala. There were also EF-1 tornadoes in southern Morgan County and in Hazel Green in Madison County.

Tornadoes that hit in the Horton area of Marshall County and in the Elkmont-Ardmore area of Limestone County were measured as EF-2 tornadoes, according to the weather service.

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