Adairsville Tornado Photos: Tornado Touches Down in Georgia

After a day and a half of tornado warnings and watches, an unsual January tornado touched down in Adairsville, GA, at 11:19 a.m. Wednesday morning. People on the scene reported damage in downtown Adairsville, with news outlets showing images of cars over-turned on I-75. According to the weather channel,  winds reached up to 135 mph. 

Minutes later, a tornado was reported just south east of Calhoun, GA. 

Video of the Adairsville tornado can be seen here

Photos from the storm have been flooding the internet. A few of those images can be seen below. 




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