NASHVILLE, Tenn. – 2016 marked the year with the fewest tornadoes in Tennessee since 2007, according to the National Weather Service in Nashville.
A total of 11 tornadoes touched down in the Volunteer State in 2016.
Nine out of the 11 tornadoes reported occurred south of Interstate 40.
The strongest tornado happened on November 30 when an EF-3 tornado hit Polk County, killing two.
— Brian Smith WTVC (@StormTrackBrian) December 1, 2016