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NWS: Dade County hit with tornado Monday

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RISING FAWN, DADE COUNTY (WRCB) - The National Weather Service now says Dade County was hit by a tornado Monday.

Investigators from the Peachtree City forecast office say the EF1 tornado touched down about one mile south-southwest of Rising Fawn.

Maximum winds for the storm were estimated at 100 mph and the twister was on the ground for about 150 yards.

Investigators say 30 homes received some sort of damage from the storm and two barns were destroyed.

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