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Possible Tornado Touches Down in Virginia's Eastern Shore

Possible Tornado Touches Down in Virginia's Eastern Shore

A Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued by the NOAA National Weather Service this morning preceded what might be a possible tornado that overturned vehicles at the Cherrystone Family Camping & RV Resort in Cheriton, VA. The Preliminary Local Storm Report states that injuries were reported and a possible tornado. Other Local Storm Report versions from the above link chronicle the events along the path of the storm seen in this image taken moments after passing through Cheriton, VA, by GOES East at 1245Z on July 24, 2014.

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Courtesy of NOAA Environmental Visualization Laboratory