Survey finds tornado in Butler County

by John Dissauer

(KFVS) -- The National Weather Service confirms that a tornado moved through northwest Butler County, Missouri Saturday night.

According to a damage survey by the NWS, the tornado happened at 10:00pm Saturday.  It was located 12.5 miles northwest of Poplar Bluff, Missouri.

The tornado was rated an EF0 on the Enhanced Fujita Scale.  Maximum winds were 80 mph.  The average path width was 175 yards and the path length was 0.5 miles.

No injuries were reported.  Several large trees were found down along Highway 410.