The numbers are coming in from Monday’s tornado that hit Century and McDavid. Relief efforts are also being ramped up.
Yes, it was a tornado.
“We’ve given it a preliminary rating of EF3, because of some damage in and around the Century area,” said Doug Butts at the National Weather Service in Mobile. “The way the damage rating system works is that if you have one or two spots of EF3-worthy damage, then the whole track is EF3.