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Monday, August 2, 2021

New Smyrna Beach Police share video of possible tornado

Posted By on Mon, Aug 2, 2021 at 3:29 PM

New Smyrna Beach Police shared a video of a possible tornado passing behind a police station this afternoon.

Rotation was clearly visible in the video, but the tornado has yet to be confirmed. Police added in their post that no damage had been reported, beyond a few trees near U.S. 1.

"Tornado spotted a short time ago in New Smyrna Beach heading south/south east," they wrote on Facebook. "Reports of some tree damage near Sleepy Hollow and U.S. 1. No other reports of damage at this time."

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