Burke County tornado confirmed

The National Weather Service has determined that an EF1 tornado struck part of Burke County causing damage Monday night.

Meteorologist Steve Naglic said a combination of a tornado and downburst, with winds up to 97 mph, damaged several farms 12 miles southwest of Waynesboro near Rosier Road. A dairy farm lost several buildings and cows.


Waynesboro dairy farm owners recovering from tornado


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Drought spawns draft plan from Corps of Engineers

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