Tornado numbers still at all-time lows for the modern record.
ORRVILLE, Ohio - The National Weather Service rated the tornado that touched down south of Orrville in Wayne County.
The NWS said it was an EF1 tornado, the second lowest ranking, with winds at 95 mph. It traveled about a mile.
NewsChannel5 Chief Meteorologist Mark Johnson reported live on NewsChannel5 Wednesday afternoon that the tornado struck around 3 p.m.
Most of the damage from the tornado was centered on a house on McQuaid Road. When the funnel cloud touched down, it ripped off the roof over the bedroom and tossed it 75 yards away.
The NWS sent a crew to the site to survey the damage and determined the strength of the twister.
The residents were not home at the time, and their three pets were unharmed. No injuries were reported from the storm.
Johnson determined a tornado had struck based on spotters on the ground and video showing debris in the air as the storm struck.
It's official, an EF1 tornado touches down south of Orrville in Wayne County.
Ohio had its share of tornadoes in the last month. But, nationally, tornado numbers are low.
After severe damage caused by a tornado, Ursuline College has reopened for business.
Jamie Orr walked Ursuline College's campus on Monday still reeling from how close she came to being struck by a tor
Residents remove trees and branches from yards. Ursuline College community turns out to view damage on campus. Pepper Pike mayor may need help from regional sewer district to remove trees and branches from creeks.
Four tornadoes touched down in northeast Ohio during Wednesday's storms, according to the National Weather Service.
National Weather Service in Pittsburgh has confirmed that a tornado hit Mineral City Wednesday.
The National Weather Service has confirmed a tornado touched down in Ashland County near Rowsburg Wednesday night.
A possible tornado touchdown was reported in Seneca County Monday night.