Five tornadoes confirmed in Missouri Saturday, two in Morgan County
MID MISSOURI —
The National Weather Service (NWS) confirms five tornadoes touched down in Missouri Saturday, three in Laclede County, and one in Morgan County.
A damage survey way completed Sunday by meteorologists with the Springfield NWS office. Two EF-1 tornadoes touched down briefly around 2:38 p.m. roughly 1-2 miles north of Sunrise Beach in Morgan County, uprooting trees and damaging a metal building.
The NWS estimated winds peaked at 90 mph.
Editor's Note: This story's headline has been edited to reflect filtered storm reports by the Storm Prediction Center (National Weather Service).