NWS Confirms Tornado Landed In Caroline Co. Monday


The National Weather Service has confirmed that a tornado touched down in Caroline County Monday.

According to the Weather Service, it was an EF-0 tornado that landed near Henderson, Maryland along Maryland Route 313 at 3:13 p.m. Peak winds were estimated at 85 miles per hour. The tornado traveled about 5.3-miles, and was about 75 yards wide.

No injuries were reported. A horse barn was destroyed, and its roof blew into a nearby house. Two barns at a chicken farm also were torn up.

A tornado was also confirmed Monday in Cecil County.