2 tornado touch downs confirmed in Chatham, Edgecombe counties

SILER CITY, N.C. (WTVD) -- The National Weather Service confirmed two tornados touched down in North Carolina on Friday - one in Siler City and another in Whitakers.

An EF-1 tornado touched down in Siler City around 3:30 p.m. during Friday's storm, according to the National Weather Service.

The NWS said those winds moved at speeds of 95-105 mph.

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ABC11 meteorologist Steve Stewart says it is possible we may see more reports of confirmed tornadoes come in from the NWS later.

The National Weather Service confirmed that an EF-1 tornado touched down 3 miles south of Whitakers on Friday evening.

That tornado had maximum wind speeds of 95-105 mph and was on the ground for 8.8 miles, according to the NWS.

No injuries were reported.

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Storm damage was reported in multiple parts of the viewing area.

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