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Tornado Confirmed In Hampton, USA

Tornado Hampton 02.06.12

At about 3pm today the Wakefield NWS office confirmed an EF0 tornado touched down yesterday in Hampton. Width was 75 yards, lasted 1.25 miles on the ground (from approx.. 3:50-3:53).

Winds were estimated at up to 80mph. About 50 trees were snapped and homes had shingles blown off, it ripped off the roof of the City of Hampton School Maintenance Building, and also completely destroyed the Fox Hill Athletic Association Building.