NWS: EF1 tornado confirmed in Fentress County

A EF1 tornado hit Fentress County / Source: WVLT News

FENTRESS COUNTY, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Storms swept through East Tennessee on Monday, leaving damage in its path in multiple counties.

The National Weather Service recently confirmed that an EF1 tornado touched down in Fentress County on Friday.

Officials said the tornado touched down at 9:24 p.m. and was on the ground for about three minutes. It moved from East of Allardt to several miles northeast of Allardt.

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