2 tornadoes damage trees in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula

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REPUBLIC, Mich. (AP) — Officials say two tornadoes damaged trees as severe storms moved across Michigan’s Upper Peninsula.

No injuries were reported from Tuesday’s storms.

The National Weather Service says the first tornado was detected near Republic in in Marquette County around 2:30 p.m., snapping pine trees more than 12 inches in diameter.

The weather service says a second tornado was detected about 3 p.m. near Greenwood Reservoir in Marquette County, damaging trees.

The tornadoes were relatively weak. In the coming days, thunderstorms are possible throughout the state.

Here is a video of the tornado that moved just south of Greenwood Reservoir Tuesday afternoon. This would be right…

Posted by US National Weather Service Marquette Michigan on Wednesday, May 25, 2016

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