Last Updated: Monday, June 15, 2015

Weather Service confirms tornado in Lincoln County, Missouri, United States


The National Weather Service in Weldon Springs, Missouri has confirmed a tornado in southwest of Hawk Point near Prairie Road about 6:45 p.m. Saturday.

The tornado in western Lincoln County was two miles long and about 50 yards wide, the National Weather Service confirmed.

The EF-1 tornado with winds of up to 110 miles per hour caused damage to businesses and homes, and downed power lines and trees.

At least five homes sustained minor damage and one business lost a roof and one of its walls, St. Louis Post-Dispatch mentioned. However, no injuries have been reported.