A National Weather Service storm survey conducted confirmed that an EF-O tornado with winds estimated at 80 mph occurred Friday afternoon in Olney.
Several homes and vehicles were damaged and families were displaced due to fallen trees but no injuries were reported according to Pete Piringer, chief spokesperson for Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Service (MCFRS).
A NWS storm survey conducted in Montgomery County, MD near Olney confirmed an EF-0 tornado occurred yesterday afternoon. See PNS for details: https://t.co/rLMA8fCVvu pic.twitter.com/gqvMqx21Zl
— NWS Baltimore-Washington (@NWS_BaltWash) May 29, 2022
Update – @NWS_BaltWash Damage Survey from storm Friday 5/27 afternoon in Olney, MD @MontgomeryCoMD – confirmed EF-0 tornado https://t.co/sn5neKJpOv https://t.co/jwOteSPKAd pic.twitter.com/2Oflt0S8yK
— Pete Piringer (@mcfrsPIO) May 29, 2022