FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) — As severe storms rumbled through the area Monday evening, two tornadoes did touch down.
The first tornado began west of Riley Road and Dogwood Road in St. Joseph County at 6:32 p.m.
It moved along the south side of Riley Road.
It was rated as an EF-1 on the Enhanced Fujita Scale with 110 mph winds.
An EF-1 tornado is classified as a weak tornado with wind speeds ranging from 86 to 110 mph.
The tornado's path stretched for 2.5 miles and was 100 yards wide at its largest.
Widespread tree and significant structural damage to grain bins and farm outbuildings did occur.
Cornfields in that area were also significantly damaged by this twister.
It lifted east of Beech Road at 6:37 p.m.
The second tornado touched down in North Webster in Kosciusko County at 6:56 p.m.
It began west of Indiana State Road 13 and moved across the road and to the southeast.
The twister was also rated as an EF-1 with winds of 90 mph.
The path was 1.5 miles long and was 100 yards wide at its largest.
Numerous trees were snapped by this tornado.
It also damaged a church's roof and some homes along its path.
It crossed out over Lake Webster, where it lifted at 6:59 p.m.
Tornado Warnings are issued by the National Weather Service office in North Webster, Indiana.