The National Weather Service has confirmed that a tornado touched down this morning around 6:47 a.m. Damaging at least 18 homes.
The tornado was classified as an EF-1 with estimated peak winds at 95 miles per hour.
No injuries have been reported.
Recommended: Tornado Watch in Effect for Southwest Florida
Residents are being asked to avoid the area if possible.
Other areas of Southwest Florida such as Marco Island and Naples have seen damages in the area.
This is a developing story.