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Washington County home damaged by tornado

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CHATOM, AL (WALA) -

The National Weather Service in Mobile has confirmed that a small tornado touched down in Washington County Saturday. 

A NWS survey team found isolated EF-0 tornado damage between State Line and Chatom on Highway 56. Officials believe it touched down around 5:18 p.m. That was about 25 minutes after a tornado warning was issued. 

The tornado damaged the metal roof a home and blew a window out. The tornado was on the ground for 0.16 miles, was 100 yards wide, and had an estimated peak wind of 75-80 mph. 

No one was injured.

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