Big storm damage in Hobe Sound

Posted: 11:18 AM, Jan 17, 2016
Updated: 2016-01-17 18:51:00-05
Big storm damage in Hobe Sound

Neighbors in several Hobe Sound communities are cleaning up the damage from what they believe was caused by a tornado.

Sunday morning at around 7 a.m. several described hearing the "frieght train noise" people commonly use to describe the sound of a tornado.

A trail of debris was left along several roads: SE Palm Street, SE Coconut Street, SE Gomez Avenue, SE Woodview Terrace, SE Randall Court and SE Courtney Terrace.

Many immediately jumped into action to clean downed trees, scattered debris and broken fences.

The National Weather Service is expected to be out to assess the damage and determine if in fact it was a tornado.

Click here to view more photos sent from our viewers during today's storm.