A funnel cloud of the tornado that touched down in Atkins, Ark., is seen at about 5 p.m. Feb. 5, 2008. The photo was taken outside Atkins High School. Tornadoes across four Southern states tore through homes, ripped the roof off a shopping mall and blew apart warehouses in a rare spasm of violent winter weather. (Photo: AP Photo/The Courier, Mike Avery)
The National Weather Service has confirmed 16 tornadoes touched down in Kentucky.
The counties hit were; Meade, Hardin (2),Allen, Monroe, Spencer (2), Washington (2), Mercer, Muhlenburg, Calloway, Bath, Menifee and Franklin Counties.
The NWS is still assessing storm damage across the state to determine if it was caused by a tornado.