Maine's first confirmed tornado of the year touched down in Washington County.

The National Weather Service confirmed the EF1 tornado touched down in Kossuth Township. The twister briefly touched down at 5:40 p.m. on Monday, August 12.

According to the NWS assessment, the tornado had estimated wind speeds of 90 MPH, and cut a path .25 miles long, with a max width of 200 yards. One hundred and twenty trees were taken down by the tornado. No structures were damaged.