Tornado confirmed in Metropolis
The National Weather Service has officially confirmed an EF1 tornado touched down in Massac County, Illinois, Wednesday afternoon.
Some of you sent us photos of a suspected tornado in Metropolis, Illinois. Rick Shanklin with NWS Paducah confirmed the the tornado, and says Massac County also saw a lot of straight line wind damage.
Shanklin says most of the damage in the heart of Metropolis was from the tornado.