EF- 0 Tornado Saturday Morning in Beaufort County

Based on information provided by Beaufort county Emergency Management, the National Weather Service confirmed an EF-0 tornado with winds up to 85 mph.

The tornado touched down near the 4000 block of Slatestone Road.
The path width was 10 yards, while the path length was 400 yards. There were no injuries or fatalities. Damage was estimated at $100,000.

The tornado caused minor structural damage to several homes, including roof damage to one home. Several trees were damaged, snapped or blown down in the vicinity, and one vehicle had its windshield blown out.