United States Virginia change
Sri Lanka Breaking News
Sri Lanka parliament
vivalankaSri Lanka newsSri Lanka businessSri Lanka sportsSri Lanka technologySri Lanka travelSri Lanka videosSri Lanka eventssinhala newstamil newsSri Lanka business directory
vivalanka advertising
Menu
Stay Connected
facebooktwittermobile
Popular Searches
T20 World Cup
Sponsored Links
Sri Lanka Explorer

Minor tornado confirmed in Newberry County

Sep 6, 2011 8:24:00 PM - thestate.com
A tornado touched down briefly Monday afternoon in Newberry County, knocking over three trees but otherwise causing little damage, the National Weather Service reported on Tuesday.

The twister hit at 5:16 p.m. Monday near the intersection of Epps and Spur roads with winds estimated between 65 and 75 mph, putting it in the weakest of tornado classifications.

Law enforcement officers reported a persistent funnel cloud from Newberry northeast to the Fairfield County line, but it appeared the funnel cloud didn’t touch down in other areas.

USA, South Carolina: (Latest Stories)