The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh has confirmed an EF0 tornado touched down near Renfrew in Butler County Thursday night. They confirmed the twister touched down shortly after 9:30 p.m.
Confirming EF-0 tornado near Renfrew PA. 80 mph max wind speeds. pic.twitter.com/UMLg3CdJ2x
— NWS Pittsburgh (@NWSPittsburgh) August 26, 2016
Residents in Butler County are cleaning up Friday morning.
— Steven Fisher (@Steven_Fisher10) August 26, 2016
WPXI is reporting downed trees and power lines after tornado warning had to be issued around 10 p.m. and again at 11 p.m. last night.
There were at least three trees down in Evans City.
No major injuries were reported.
— WPXI (@WPXI) August 26, 2016
The NWS is still in its preliminary stages and will update their report later today.