The National Weather Service in Caribou has confirmed that a EF1 tornado touched down at 5:40 PM on Monday, August 12th. It was estimated that wind speeds were 90 miles per hours. It touched down in Kossuth Township in Washington County.

Photo US National Weather Service Caribou

The confirmed path of the tornado was a 1/4 mile with a maximum path width of 200 yards.

The picture above shows damage, there were 120 trees taken down by the tornado.

This was the 1st confirmed tornado in Maine in 2019