Severe Weather Downs Trees in Kentucky

Severe thunderstorms tore through Tompkinsville, Kentucky, on Monday, May 3, leaving behind damage “consistent with a tornado,” the National Weather Service (NWS) said.

The NWS said a survey crew was headed to Monroe County after damage reports in Tompkinsville. The NWS issued a severe thunderstorm warning for Tompkinsville and a tornado warning for nearby areas on Monday morning.

Trenton Carroll shared this footage of storm damage along White Street in Tompkinsville on Monday. Credit: Trenton Carroll via Storyful