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04augAll DayOcean Pines (Worcester County, MD)

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Start Time:  7:55 am EDT

End Time:  Unknown

Rating:  EF0

Estimated Peak Winds:  70 mph

Path length: 9 miles

Width:  75 yards

Fatalities:  0

Injuries:  0

County:  Worcester

State:  Maryland

Start Lat/Lon:  38.2627 / -75.1579

End Lat/Lon:  38.4013 / -75.1758


An EF0 tornado initially touched down just northwest of the Assateague Visitor Center snapping trees along Stephens Decatur Highway. The tornado may have bounced at times as it tracked north eventually crossing Highway 50 were several trees were uprooted. The tornado approached Ocean Pines uprooting trees on Ocean City Expressway. The tornado tracked through Ocean City knocking a tree on a home on Gumpoint and snapping and uprooting treas up t the River Run Gold Course. The tornado was lifting as it moved across the Golf Course. Damage throughout this track was light with mostly broken limbs and some occasional uprooted to snapped trees.


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