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Old 05-22-2012, 07:12 PM
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Default Confirmed tornado in Orono (May.22, 2012)

Just heard reports of a touchdown. Someone who works for CityTV says they have a video and pic of the funnel, and it touching down... They said Bowmanville/Tauton/Liberty but TWN just had a clip of it in Orono. (clip coming)

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Default Re: Tornado in Orono

Code:
504 
 AWCN11 CWTO 231349
 WEATHER SUMMARY FOR ALL OF SOUTHERN ONTARIO AND THE
 NATIONAL CAPITAL REGION ISSUED BY ENVIRONMENT CANADA
 AT 9:49 AM EDT WEDNESDAY 23 MAY 2012.

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 ==WEATHER EVENT DISCUSSION==

CONFIRMED WEAK TORNADO EAST OF ORONO LATE TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

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A TORNADO WAS OBSERVED LATE TUESDAY AFTERNOON NEAR ORONO, EAST OF
 OSHAWA. WEATHER RADAR SHOWED A FEW SHOWERS IN THE AREA AT THE TIME
 ALONG WITH ISOLATED BRIEF THUNDERSTORMS ACCORDING TO THE CANADIAN
 LIGHTNING DETECTION NETWORK.

AS OF 9.30 AM ENVIRONMENT CANADA HAS RECEIVED PHOTO AND VIDEO
 EVIDENCE CONFIRMING A TORNADO OCCURRED IN A FARMER'S FIELD NEAR
 CLARINGTON CONCESSION ROAD 6 AND ANDREWS ROAD NORTHEAST OF ORONO. NO
 REPORTS OF DAMAGE HAVE BEEN RECEIVED. HENCE A FUJITA SCALE RATING OF
 F0 HAS BEEN ASSIGNED, SUGGESTING WIND SPEEDS BETWEEN 60 AND 110  KM/H.

TIME(LCL)         LOCATION            EVENT DESCRIPTION

4.50 PM TUESDAY   NORTHEAST OF ORONO  CONFIRMED F0 TORNADO
                                       NO DAMAGE OBSERVED

THIS WEATHER SUMMARY CONTAINS PRELIMINARY INFORMATION
 AND MAY NOT CONSTITUTE AN OFFICIAL OR FINAL REPORT.

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