Linn Twister was an EF1

From gazetteonline (Cathy Riggs)

From gazetteonline (Cathy Riggs)

The National Weather Service has issued its preliminary report on last evening’s tornadic happenings in northern Linn County.

The NWS says the tornado was an EF1 on the enhanced Fujita scale with an estimated wind speed of 100 mph and a path 100 yards wide and 15 miles long. Six farmsteads suffered damage, the report says.

The storm then crossed into Delware County. The NWS report on its path there can be found here.

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