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National Weather Service confirms the tornado touched down in Berkeley County

INWOOD, W.Va. – The National Weather Service in Baltimore says an EF0 tornado touched down in the Berkeley County community of Inwood on Wednesday afternoon.

The tornado had a maximum wind speed of 75 miles per hour, was nearly a mile on the ground, and was 210 feet wide at its widest point.

A National Weather Service crew was on scene Thursday to survey damage in the Emery Lane-Lucy Drive area of ​​Inwood.

The team specifically reported: “The tornado touched down south/southeast of Inwood in a field where tall grass could be seen.
disturbed in a rotating pattern. The tornado then moved north over a cow pasture where a row of trees showed tree damage and large branches were broken.”

The tornado was one of 10 recorded in the Baltimore/Washington, DC area on Wednesday.

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