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NWS confirms tornado touchdown in Cass County

The National Weather service confirmed that a tornado touched down in Cass County on Monday night, after conducting a tornado damage survey Tuesday.

The tornado occured six miles east southeast of Atlanta, along Highway 77. The tornado destroyed a small storage building, picked up a carport attached to a house along CR 4798, and tore shingles from homes in the area. Many trees were snapped or damaged along the storms path.

The tornado was on the ground for around a minute.

Cathryn Khalil / ckhalil@kltv.com

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