Tornado Activity In Smith County Sunday Evening

Sunday evening, the National Weather Service in Hastings, Nebraska issued a tornado warning for Jewell and Smith counties. Reports from folks in Smith Center are that a brief rope funnel cloud tornado touched down west of town and went back up.

The tornado warning lasted until 7:30 p.m. with Lebanon and Esbon specifically cited in the path of the super cell with rotations reported. Large hail was also reported in areas of Jewell County.