NWS Shreveport: EF-0 tornado hit Jasper County, destroyed barn

NWS Shreveport: EF-0 tornado hit Jasper County, destroyed barn

JASPER COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - The National Weather Service in Shreveport has reported that an EF-0 tornado struck Jasper when storms blew through Deep East Texas Sunday night.

According to the National Weather Service, the EF-0 tornado touched down briefly on County Road 451 about three miles southeast of Roganville. The tornado destroyed one barn and damaged the roof of another.

The tornado's path was about a half mile long, and several trees had their tops twisted off, according to the NWS.

An EF-0 tornado has estimated wind speeds in the 65 to 86 mph range.

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