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EF-1 tornado touched down in Stonington during Saturday's storm | NWS

The National Weather Service surveyed for damage after Saturday afternoon's severe storms that brought strong gusts, heavy rain and even hail to Connecticut.

STONINGTON, Conn. — The National Weather Service has confirmed that an EF-1 tornado touched down in Stonington Saturday afternoon.

The NWS Boston surveyed for damage Sunday following Saturday afternoon's severe storms that brought strong gusts, heavy rain and even hail to Connecticut.

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Officials determined that the EF-1 tornado started in Stonington and ended in Westerly, R.I., with a 1.35-mile path. It started at around 4:54 p.m. on Robinson Street in Stonington and lifted at around 5 p.m. while on Hillview Drive in Westerly.

The NWS estimated that wind speeds were as high as 90 MPH.

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There were no injuries or deaths resulting from the EF-1 tornado.

They found a metal shed that was lifted and flipped before a tree branch crushed it.

Several trees were found uprooted or snapped in half. Street signs were also snapped at their base, the NWS said.

NWS New York has confirmed that a tornado touched down in Cheshire at around 3:30 p.m. as well as in Branford at around 3:45 p.m.

NWS Boston also determined an EF-0 tornado touched down in Washington County, R.I. between 5:18 p.m. and 5:24 p.m.

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