Damage after an EF-0 tornado tore through the City of Portland on Sunday, November 17, 2013.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Tennessee had 36 tornadoes in 2013 with no fatalities.
According to National Weather Service Meteorologist Bobby Boyd, in the Nashville office, 25 of the state's tornadoes took place in January. March and June saw four tornadoes each, and November had three tornadoes.
It was the first time since 2007 that there were no deaths reported from tornadoes in the state.
On average, Tennessee has 19 tornadoes each year with five fatalities.
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Students in the Academy of Energy and Power at Maplewood are busy getting ready for next week's Project Expo and had the opportunity to show it off some of their projects to Tennessee Congressman Jim Cooper.