Weather Service confirms tornado hit near Selma

Posted February 27, 2013

— The National Weather Service confirmed Wednesday that a tornado touched down near Selma late Tuesday.

The EF0 tornado had wind speeds of 65 to 75 mph and caused damage along a quarter-mile path that was 75 yards wide, officials said.

A barn was destroyed by the tornado, and a couple of other buildings along Old Beulah Road sustained damage, officials said.

No injuries were reported.


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  • Obamacare rises Feb 27, 2:40 p.m.

    Looks like it was a bad one. Total damage in Selma was 4 mailboxes.

  • ripetomatoes Feb 27, 1:31 p.m.

    See honey, I told you it was the wind that woke me last night.