Severe Thunderstorm Watch issued April 18 at 1:52PM EDT expiring April 18 at 8:00PM EDT in effect for: Citrus, DeSoto, Hardee, Hernando, Highlands, Hillsborough, Manatee, Pasco, Pinellas, Polk, Sarasota, Sumter…
POLK COUNTY, Fla. - Most of Pass-A-Grille is still without power after a tornado touched down there Sunday night.
The cleanup there could take days.
Twenty-five structures were damaged in the storm. Eight of them were destroyed.
Cleanup crews worked well into the early evening clearing downed trees.
One family on vacation with their two small children said they heard the winds and quickly got down on the kitchen floor for safety.
No injuries were reported.
It could take a few more days until power is fully restored.