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Confirmed Tornado in Mansfield GA Pics!
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Confirmed Tornado in Mansfield GA Pics!

The national weather service has completed its survey of the storm in Newton county in Mansfield and has determined that an EF2 tornado moved through town.  The tornado warning was issued at 1:11 as the northern side of a bow echo storm was racing north. This type of tornado is a fast spin up, tough to warn tornado that typically produces damage quickly then is gone. Here are a few pics from the damage.

*** 1 INJ *** APPARANT TORNADO HIT MANSFIELD...ALSO OBSERVED CLEARLY ON ATLANTA TDWR RADAR. FINAL RATING AND DETERMINATION PENDING DAMAGE SURVEY. SIX TO EIGHT HOMES WITH MAJOR DAMAGE...10 HOMES WITH MODERATE DAMAGE AND MULTIPLE HOMES WITH MINOR DAMAGE IN THE HARDMAN/KELLOGG/PINE STREET AREAS AND ALSO ALONG LOYD RD. WOMAN WAS TRAPPED IN A COLLAPSED BUILDING AND TAKEN TO THE HOSPITAL.

 

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