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Watch: Tornado Touches Down in NorCal

GERBER, Calif. (KTLA) — The National Weather Service says a tornado touched down east of Interstate 5 Thursday, between Corning and Red Bluff .

The NWS says Doppler radar indicates the tornado touched down around 7:00 p.m. south of Lake Shasta.

Meteorologist Johnnie Powell told the Associated Press that the funnel cloud had a preliminary rating of EF-0, meaning that it may have had winds speeds reaching between 40 to 70 mph but caused little or no damage.

A tornado warning was in effect until 7:45 p.m. Tuesday for parts of Butte, Glenn and south central Tehama counties.

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