EF-1 Tornado Confirmed In Jefferson County

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Updated: 3/23/2012 5:54 pm
A line of storms that moved through the Louisville area brought strong winds that caused damaged to homes and knocked out power to about 12,000 homes and businesses.

The National Weather Service confirms an EF-1 tornado touched down Friday afternoon south of Louisville.

NWS officials say the tornado was 40 yards wide, with 105-110mph winds along a path at least a mile long.

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