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A line of strong to severe thunderstorms moved from eastern Oklahoma and into northwest Arkansas and southwest Missouri during the late evening hours of April 25, 2017. Shortly after 1 AM CDT on April 26, the line of storms developed a bowing segment as it was approaching the Arkansas/Missouri state line. An embedded circulation produced an EF-1 tornado that tracked to the northeast from near Beaver, AR to Golden, MO. The tornado produced a lot of tree damage along it's roughly 16 mile path across the state line. No injuries or fatalities were observed with this tornado. 
Storm Reports for April 25th, 2017
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