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Another view of the June 15 Belpre tornado

Stuart Robinson, a storm chaser from Leicestershire, England, was among those who were able to photograph the EF1 tornado that touched down near Belpre on June 15. He told me he shot this about 3.5 miles south of the small Edwards County town.

According to a storm survey by the Dodge City branch of the National Weather Service, the tornado touched down at 5:56 p.m. about 6 miles southwest of Belpre and dissipated at 6 p.m. about 4 miles southeast of Belpre. No injuries were reported, but storm chasers who saw the tornado told me they were impressed by its strength.

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