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April 23, 2013

NWS: Tornado hit southern Chenango

Staff Report
The Daily Star

---- — NWS: Tornado hit southern Chenango

The National Weather Service confirmed that a tornado touched down in southern Chenango County when a strong cold front swept across the region Friday night.

The NWS said the tornado landed at about 8 p.m. Friday in the town of Bainbridge and traveled 3.2 miles northeast, ending near Sidney in Delaware County, the Associated Press reported. The tornado lasted about 5 minutes and had a maximum wind speed of 110 mph.

No injuries were reported. There was some property damage from the tornado and accompanying storm, including uprooted trees, damaged roofs and power outages.