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NWS: Radar-confirmed tornado reported in Early County

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Posted at 4:50 PM, Feb 15, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-15 18:00:10-05

DAMASCUS, Ga. (WTXL) — The National Weather Service reported an "extremely dangerous" tornado just northeast of Damascus Monday afternoon.

The tornado was confirmed via a TDS signature around 4:45 p.m. on Monday.

The tornado, described as "extremely dangerous," was last spotted moving near Damascus at around 30-35 miles per hour.

According to the NWS, a double-wide mobile home and a single-family home near Damascus sustained "significant damage" in the storm. At least one injury was reported by emergency management in Early County, according to meteorologists.