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Old 08-05-2015, 05:43 PM
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Default Re: Sun. Aug.2, 2015 - tornado warnings UPDATE: EF-2 CONFIRMED TORNADO

2nd tornado from those storms has been confirmed:
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AN EF-2 TORNADO WAS CONFIRMED IN TEVIOTDALE SUNDAY EVENING WITH
WINDS OF 180 TO 220 KILOMETRES PER HOUR. THE DAMAGE PATH IS ROUGHLY 7
KILOMETRES LONG BY 200 METRES WIDE. TWO HOMES WERE SIGNIFICANTLY
DAMAGED WITH A ROOF REMOVED AND COLLAPSED WALLS. BARN DAMAGE, DOWNED
TREES, DOWNED POWER LINES AND DAMAGE TO CARS AT AN O.P.P. DETACHMENT
WERE ALSO REPORTED.

ANOTHER TORNADO CAUSED DAMAGE IN MARSVILLE, EAST GARAFRAXA. IT HAS
BEEN RATED EF-1 WITH WINDS OF 135 TO 175 KILOMETRES PER HOUR AND
HAVING A DAMAGE PATH OF ABOUT 2 KILOMETRES BY 500 METRES. THE DAMAGE
INCLUDED SNAPPED LARGE TREES, AN OVERTURNED FEED BARN, AND SOME
LIGHT DAMAGE TO BARNS AND A HOUSE.


THESE ARE THE THIRD AND FOURTH TORNADOES IN ONTARIO SO FAR THIS
SEASON. ON AVERAGE, THERE ARE 12 CONFIRMED TORNADOES IN ONTARIO PER
YEAR.
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