National Weather Service confirms tornado hit in Bradford County


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UPDATE 1:26 p.m.: The National Weather Service confirmed that an EF1 tornado touched down between Ulster and Rome Townships Tuesday evening.

The NWS says that the width of the tornado’s path is about 200 yards and that the path length still to be determined. Wind speeds are projected to have been between 100-110 mph. 

Crews noted roof damage due to trees and that the damage converges into a smaller location because of the rotational component in a tornado that wasn’t spreading out.

18 News will have more on this developing story out of Bradford County as more information becomes available.


Pictures are coming in from northern Pennsylvania after a major storm ripped through the area.

Pictures from our 18 News crew on the scene show a building collapsed, trees down, a tractor-trailer turned on its side. Pictures shown above include those taken on Ghent Hill Road.

18 News will have more on this developing weather story out of northern Pennsylvania after a tornado warning was issued.

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