Tornado touches down near Palmetto South

The National Weather Service has confirmed that a tornado touched down near Florida A&M University’s Palmetto South apartments Friday afternoon.

The tornado damaged at least two cars, but no other injuries have been reported.

The funnel cloud appeared at approximately 1:20 this afternoon after a tornado watch was issued for the Tallahassee area.

The National Weather Service has also issued an urban and small-stream flood advisory for the area.

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