National Weather Service confirms 8 tornadoes touched down over the weekend

The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has completed most of their storm surveys from the storms that rolled through the southeast over the weekend. 

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The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has completed most of their storm surveys from the storms that rolled through the southeast over the weekend.
Crawford and Peach County:
Rating: EF-2
Peak Wind: 115 mph
Path Length: 6.7 miles

This was one of the few tornadoes from Sunday that caused injuries in the Middle Georgia area. This was also likely the strongest tornado from the weekend that we saw in our area. As the tornado moved from Crawford to Peach county it started to weaken, but during that time it did destroy a mobile home, injuring a woman who was inside.

Twiggs County:
Rating: EF-1
Peak Wind: 90 mph
Path Length: 1.2 miles

Around 3:42pm a tornado touched down in Twiggs County. This tornado snapped a number of large trees and uprooted others. A pine tree was also downed on a house in the area.
Washington and Wilkinson Counties
Rating: EF-1
Peak Wind: 90-105 mph

In the areas of Washington and Wilkinson counties we saw four tornadoes from the same supercell that started in Crawford and Washington Counties. The main damage from these tornadoes was tree damage as well as damage to a few sheds, and power lines that were downed.
Telfair:
Peak Winds: 80-85 mph

Two tornadoes occurred in Telfair county. The first, just southeast of Workmore was on the ground for about 4 miles and ripped a porch off a house as well as causing minor roof damage.
The second tornado occurred near Jacksonville. This torndao threw a chicken house into a shed, as well as snapped some trees along the path before lifting about a half mile from the start.

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Cecilia Reeves joined the 41 First Alert Storm Team as Chief Meteorologist in August of 2016.  She grew up just north of Macon, in McDonough, GA but attended the University of Alabama and received an undergraduate degree in Telecommunications and Film with a concentration in Broadcast Journalism.  Upon graduation in Tuscaloosa, she traveled up to road to Starkville, MS where she received a Masters of Science in Broadcast Meteorology.  In her career she has worked on the West Coast, in the Midwest, and now back home in the Southeast.  When she is not forecasting she enjoys training Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, cheering on her teams (Alabama Crimson Tide, Atlanta Falcons, and the Kansas City Royals), and playing with her dogs: Dora and Winston.