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Stormy Western U.S.

An active and complex weather pattern is in store this weekend through next week, as multiple storms track from West Coast to East Coast. The activity starts today as a vigorous system moves through north-central California into the Intermountain West with rain, perhaps a few thunderstorms and heavy mountain snow. This system will move into the Upper Midwest tomorrow with a swath of heavy snow. Read More >

Jones County EF-1 Tornado

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Event Summary
The tornado first touched down along Pavillion Road and then tracked northeast across Holifield Road and U.S. Highway 84. It lifted along Charlie Green Road. Two power poles were snapped, a barn was heavily damaged, the roof of a chicken house was heavily damaged and a mobile home was blown off of its blocks. Numerous trees and large limbs were also blown down.

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Estimated Maximum Wind: 95 mph
Fatalities/Injuries: none
Damage Path Length: 2.7 miles
Maximum Path Width: 100 yards
Approximate Start Point/Time:

2 WSW Mill Creek
8:27 pm

Approximate End Point/Time:

1 NNE Mill Creek
8:32 pm