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National Weather Service confirms Houston County tornado

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Near Pennington on Christmas Day. Near Pennington on Christmas Day.

(KYTX) - The National Weather Service confirmed Wednesday that at least one tornado touched down in Houston County on Christmas Day.

Officials reported the tornado near the Pennington community, and it was rated an EF-3. Numerous trees were reported down and several buildings damaged or destroyed.

The tornado path was parallel to Hwy. 287 about 1-mile north of Pennington.

 

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