NWS confirms tornado in Coffee County Thursday night

Posted on Monday, February 24, 2014 at 9:36 am

According to preliminary information from the National Weather Service, an EF-1 tornado touched down in Hillsboro near Pelham Thursday night.

According to NWS, the tornado included winds of 90 miles per hour. It lasted approximately one minute and traveled 1.2 miles. While no injuries were reported, farm equipment was damaged on U.S. 41. It touched down 3.1 miles Northwest of Pelham and …

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