Tornado Touches Down Wed. in Banks County

May 16, 2014

The National Weather Service said a tornado touched down in Banks County during storms that moved through the region overnight Wednesday.

According to the Weather Service’s Storm Prediction Center, it was an EF-1 tornado that touched down about one mile northeast of Homer.

The National Weather Service said the tornado produced a two-mile path of damage with numerous trees and some power poles downed along or near the Historic Homer Highway.

There were no injuries reported.

The rain and storms overnight Wednesday into Thursday dumped 1.77 inches of rain in all in downtown Toccoa.

You Are Here:

WNEG > News > Tornado Touches Down Wed. in Banks County

NE Georgia Weather


  • March 31, 20152015 Youth Summer Theatre Program
  • May 5, 2015 8:00 amCurrently accepting Adult students for the GED class
  • May 29, 2015 12:00 pmEmory Jones Book Signing
  • May 30, 2015 7:30 am1st Annual Yard & Bake Sale Fundraising Event of the Toccoa-Stephens County Literacy Council
AEC v1.0.4