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Carroll County Times

Weather or Not: Complete tornado breakdown

So far, the National Weather Service has confirmed nine tornadoes touched down in Maryland Friday during a severe weather outbreak.

Two of those were in Carroll. Neither did much damage, aside from uprooting a few trees. Expect more to pop up possibly. The National Weather Service's breakdown is not yet complete. But here's a look at the tornadoes they have confirmed touched down and where.

A breakdown:

2:29 p.m. Friday: An EF-0 tornado touched down 1 mile west of Damascus and damaged trees and peeled off a portion of a barn roof.

2:37 p.m.: A very brief EF-0 tornado was confirmed by video near Countryside in Montgomery County.

2:48 p.m. Friday: An EF-0 tornado touched down near Interstate 70 just south of Mount Airy.

2:52 p.m. Friday: An EF-1 tornado traveled 1.4 miles near Watersville in Howard County. Damage included toppled trees and downed power lines.

3:09 p.m. Friday: An EF-0 tornado damaged trees two miles south of Damascus.

3:21 p.m. Friday: A tornado touched down 3 miles north-northwest of Gamber and uprooted trees.

5:54 p.m. Friday: An EF-1 tornado injured two people in Pleasant Hills in Howard County.

7:06 p.m. Friday: An EF-0 twister touched down near Fort Meade in Anne Arundel County. It was observed crossing the western portion of the Baltimore Washington Thurgood Marshall International Airport runway.

7:26 p.m.: A brief tornado was documented east of U.S. 50 in Prince George's County.

Source: National Weather Service


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