NWS: Holmes County tornado rated EF-1

Caryville, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - A survey team from the National Weather Service in Tallahassee has initially rated the early Sunday morning tornado in Holmes County tornado as an EF1 with peak winds of 110 mph.

Surveyors determined a tornado touched down in Holmes County and tracked through the south central part of the county north of
Caryville around 2:55 a.m. and northwest of Bonifay just after 3 a.m.

It stayed on the ground for nearly five miles with a width of 100 yards.

Two barns were destroyed and one brick carport attached to a house was destroyed. The roof of this house was mostly gone.

One minor injury was reported.