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Last updated 11.23.19 at 2:45 PM

Cape Cod Tornado

Date of Event: July 23, 2019

“The National Weather Service has confirmed that two high end EF-1 tornadoes occurred on Cape Cod Tuesday July 23rd with maximum wind speeds of 110 mph. The damage was a combination of two tornado touchdowns: one in Southeast Barnstable/Yarmouth (5.5 mile path, 250 yards wide, on the ground for 10 mins) and one in Harwich (2.8 mile path, 250 yards wide, on the ground for five minutes), along with extensive straight line wind damage which affected Dennis and West Harwich, as well as Chatham.” Source: MEMA, CAPE COD TORNADO

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July 2019 Tornado