Two EF-1 tornadoes confirmed in Washington County

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SIMS CHAPEL, Ala. (WKRG) — The National Weather Service confirms two EF-1 tornadoes touched down in Washington County on Sunday.

One tornado formed in Sims Chapel and damaged a church. The other touched down in the Chatom area.

The Sims Chapel tornado had max wind speeds of 105 mph, while the Chatom tornado had max winds of 95 mph, according to the NWS.

The full report can be found on the NWS in Mobile website.


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