EF2 Tornado in Hardin County

An official NWS Storm Survey Team has determined that an EF2 tornado struck the Elzabethtown area of Hardin County earlier this morning.  We will continue to update this space as more information comes in.

Estimated touchdown 0956 AM EST

Estimated ending time 0959 AM EST

Wind Speed: 120 to 125 MPH

Path Length: 2.0 Miles

Path Width: 250 Yards

Narrative: This preliminary survey indicated that this tornado touched down south of Elizabethtown near Interstate 65. It damaged numerous buildings along its 2 mile path. The storm survey is ongoing. Additional information will be available after the survey is complete.


The survey team is now moving on to LaRue County.

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