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Weather Service Confirms Tornado in Oregon

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McMINNVILLE, Ore. - The National Weather Service says a tornado damaged several buildings Thursday in the community of McMinnville.
No one was hurt but the McMinnville fire chief says three commercial building, all used for storage, were damaged. He says a porch roof also sustained minor damage.
A Weather Service meteorologist in Portland says a NWS storm survey team dispatched to the site confirms a tornado, but has not yet determined its wind speed or strength.
The agency also received reports of funnel clouds seen in or near Hillsboro, Albany and Harrisburg, Oregon.

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