Breaking: National Weather Service Confirms Tornado in Lackawanna County


(WBRE/WYOU-TV)   The National Weather Service is confirming a tornado that a tornado did hit Lackawanna County on Sunday night into early Monday morning.

   According to Weather Investigators, it started in Scranton and it ended in Sherwood Park in Dunmore.   An EF-0 tornado hit the area.  An EF-0 has winds of 65 to 85 miles per hour winds.    Three other tornados were confirmed in Northeastern and Central Pennsylvania on Monday.   The National Weather Service said an EF-1 tornado did touch down in Buffalo Township, Union County, Benton in Columbia County and Harford, Susquehanna County.  According to the NWS, an EF-1 has winds of 86 to 110 miles per hour.

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