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NWS: Tornado confirmed near Jackson County

Posted at 5:01 PM, Apr 23, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-23 18:09:04-04

(WTXL) — The National Weather Service confirms that a tornado is moving from Washington County into Jackson County.

NWS says the confirmed tornado was last seen crossing from Washington County into in Jackson County near Alford, just south of I-10.

A tornado warning has since expired in Jackson County.

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