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National Weather Service Confirms 10 Md. Tornadoes

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BALTIMORE (WJZ) — The National Weather Service (NWS) has confirmed that 10 tornadoes touched down in Maryland on Friday.

Two strong EF1 tornadoes were confirmed in Harford and Howard Counties with estimated wind speeds of 86 mph to 110 mph. Five tornadoes — two in Montgomery County, one in Prince George’s County, one in Queen Anne’s County and one in Carroll County– were classified as EF0 with estimated wind speeds of 65 mph to 85 mph.

Three tornadoes were confirmed in Anne Arundel, Montgomery and Carroll Counties but they have not been classified yet.

The NWS has not completed its assessments of Friday’s weather and said it would update this information as more surveys are done.

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