EF1 Tornado Confirmed On The Eastern ShoreJuly 24th, 2014 at 6:05 pm by Jeff Edmondson WAVY under Weather
A Severe Thunderstorm Watch has been issued for all of the yellow counties and cities until 11pm.
The storms may contain damaging wind gusts in excess of 60mph and also quarter sized hail. Keep your television set tuned to WAVY TV for more information.
The strong storm that moved across the Chesapeake Bay was able to create a tornado and straight-line wind damage.
Here are the details:
- EF1 Tornado with winds up to 100mph
- 150 yards wide
- 8 mile path length (Some was over water)
- 2 Fatalities
- 36 Injuries
There was also reports of baseball sized hail near the Cherrystone Campground and 75mph straight line wind damage.