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Weather Service Confirms EF-1 Tornado in Clinton County; Damage Survey Continues


The National Weather Service says an EF-1 tornado, with winds topping out at 100 miles an hour, touched down in Clinton County Monday evening

The weather service says the tornado was on the ground for a ½ mile just south of the Russell County border along U.S. Highway 127. It was reported just after 6:15 p.m. central time.

There have been no reports of injuries. Survey crews are still at work, but so far they’ve only reported tree damage.

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