Omaha Tornado confirmed by Survey Team

A NWS survey team is doing a damage survey in the Omaha area today.

An early report from the National Weather Service Storm Survey Team indicates the Tornado first touched down near 156th and Giles and traveled northeast.  The track was a quarter mile wide and continuous to the survey team’s present (11 AM) location near 137th and Z streets.  EF1 damage was noted from 156th and Giles to 137th and Z.  EF2 damage was indicated near 137th and Z.

The survey team will continue along the northeast path into the afternoon, and details will be added when they become available.



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