National Weather Service confirms tornado during Tuesday’s storms in Jersey Shore town

The National Weather Service has confirmed an EF-0 tornado did touch down in Normandy Beach during Tuesday’s severe thunderstorms.

News 12 Staff

Apr 24, 2020, 10:36 AM

Updated 1,455 days ago

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The National Weather Service has confirmed an EF-0 tornado did touch down in Normandy Beach during Tuesday’s severe thunderstorms.
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According to the National Weather Service, the tornado began as a waterspout over Barnegat Bay between Silver Bay and Kettle Creek, moved onshore briefly as a tornado, and then back offshore as a waterspout.
The National Weather Service says the tornado traveled an estimated 0.4 miles on land before lifting and becoming a waterspout again.
Several boats and trailers were flipped at the Normandy Beach Yacht Club, and minor damage was reported on one home.
There were no injuries to report.


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