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Tornado touchdown confirmed in Crowley

Posted at 6:52 PM, Dec 27, 2018
and last updated 2018-12-27 21:24:42-05

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has confirmed that wind damage in Crowley Thursday morning  was an EF1 tornado

That tornado occurred at around 10:15 am Thursday with winds estimated at 104mph. The touchdown, which was brief, happened was along Hwy 13, South of Crowley.

Damage included several snapped trees in the path of the tornado.