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National Weather Service Confirms EF 1 Tornado Near Fair Grove

The National Weather Service has confirmed that a tornado touched down in northern Green County Monday night.

The Weather Services says that the tornado that touched down near Fair Grove was an E-F 1 tornado.

The tornado was 100 yards wide with winds of 95 miles per hour.

It was spotted five miles west of Fair Grove. It was on the ground for two miles.