WBZ-TV meteorologist Jacob Wycoff had tracked the supercell as it passed through Litchfield County, Connecticut, from eastern New York. It caused damage to Falls Village and Sharon before passing through Sandisfield in Berkshire County. Downed trees and power lines have been reported on South Main Street in Sandisfield.
The confirmed tornado passed through Tolland at Blandford, where the signature damage was found, according to the NWS.
TORNADO WARNING issued for Hampden and Hampshire County until 7:30 am
It has a history of producing a tornado.
CITIES ON THE WAY: Blandford, Russell, Chester, Tolland, Westhampton, Southampton. pic.twitter.com/tghEjCfaJv
– Jacob Wycoff (@ 4cast4you) 2 août 2020
A tornado warning expired for Hampshire and Hampden counties at 8 p.m. It was replaced by a severe thunderstorm warning until 9 p.m.
A tornado watch for Berkshire, Franklin, Hampden and Hampshire counties is in effect until 10 p.m.