Weather service confirms tornadoes in western Kansas
DODGE CITY, Kan. — The National Weather Service confirms several tornadoes in western Kansas. The tornados came during the storms Tuesday evening and early Wednesday.
There were no initial reports of injuries or major damage, according to the NWS.
In Goodland, meteorologists confirmed an EF-0 tornado touched down near Sharon Springs in northwest Kansas. It traveled about 3.3 miles, with peak gusts of 85 mph.
No injuries were reported.
In the Dodge City area, the National Weather Service is surveying damage from at least four tornadoes. They hit lightly-populated areas near Dodge City. Those twisters were near Howell, Spearville, Trousdale and between Sublette and Copeland.
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