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MIAMI VALLEY TORNADOES: What you need to know

Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2019 @ 9:57 AM
Updated: Friday, June 14, 2019 @ 4:11 PM

The Miami Valley is coming together to make a difference after more than a dozen tornadoes hit the area Memorial Day night and left behind a path of destruction.

Widespread damage from tornadoes late Memorial Day evening has been reported in the Miami Valley. Schools, homes and businesses have been damaged or destroyed. Tens of thousands were without power, emergency shelters have been opened and Montgomery County residents are being asked to conserve water.

At least 15 tornadoes, ranging in strength from EF0 to EF4, were confirmed in Auglaize, Darke, Greene, Mercer and Montgomery counties. Crews are working to confirm other damage.

Our teams have been working around the clock to keep you informed and safe during this severe weather event. We have compiled everything you need to know as we continue to cover boil advisories, damage and responses from local officials.

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Miami Valley Tornadoes: Timeline