UPDATE: Madison tornado confirmed an EF-0
U[dated: 6:17 p.m. October 8, 2017
MADISON, Wis. (CBS 58) -- The National Weather Service has completed the damage assessment for Saturday;s tornado in Madison and ruled it an EF-0 with maximum wind speeds between 70 to 80 mph.
The width of the tornado ranged from 50 to 100 yards wide and was on the ground for 4.2 miles.
The tornado touched down near Highway 151 and First Street in Madison and followed 151 to the northeast lifting just before reaching I-90/39/94.
Official info just in on Saturday tornado. EF-0 on the ground for 7 minutes. Almost directly following Highway 151 pic.twitter.com/gVfMepdRVN— Justin Thompson-Gee (@JustinTGee) October 8, 2017
Updated: 3:00 p.m. October 8, 2017
MADISON, Wis. (CBS 58) -- The National Weather Service in southeast Wisconsin has completed a preliminary damage assessment of Saturday's tornado in Madison. The preliminary rating is an EF-0.
The NWS is also investigating the possibility of a second tornado in Pardeeville in Columbia County. Photos there showed heavy tree damage and overturned pontoons.
Posted: 5:18 p.m. October 7, 2017