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Tornado reported as storm system pounds northern Nebraska

July 29, 2019

SPENCER, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a tornado was reported when a storm system moved through northern Nebraska.

Sunday night’s system included high winds, hail and heavy rain.

The National Weather Service says the tornado was reported at 9:15 p.m. Sunday by law enforcement personnel about 2 miles (3.2 kilometers) northwest of Spencer. Hail an inch (2.5 centimeters) in diameter was reported 3 miles (5 kilometers) north of Spencer.

Station KBRX reports that a grain bin was destroyed and stock trailer tossed across a yard about 20 miles (32.2 kilometers) north of O’Neill.

No injuries have been reported.

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