PANA, Ill. (WAND) - A tornado is confirmed to have touched down in the Pana area Thursday afternoon.
The National Weather Service in Lincoln said the tornado was over Pana at 2:16 p.m. Thursday at a location 12 miles east of Nokomis. Officials said the storm was moving southeast at 25 miles per hour.
The National Weather Service issued a severe thunderstorm warning for Clay County and southwestern Effingham County until 4:30 p.m.
Southeastern Clay County is under a tornado warning until 5 p.m. Thursday.