Two Confirmed Tornados Touch Down In Idaho - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Two Confirmed Tornados Touch Down In Idaho

Photo Courtesy of a friend of KHQ viewer Steph Belnap Photo Courtesy of a friend of KHQ viewer Steph Belnap

IDAHO COUNTY, Idaho - The National Weather Service confirms that two tornados touched down in Idaho Thursday afternoon.

The first one happened around 4:20 pm and was about 2 miles southwest of Ferdinand in Idaho County. According to the National Weather Service's website, a forest service employee observed a small tornado briefly touch the ground west of Green Creek.

The second tornado, which appears to have been two smaller tornados that came together as one,  happened about twenty minutes later on the Idaho-Lewis County line. Local law enforcement relayed a message of a tornado witnessed by the public just south of New Hope Road near Lawyer Canyon.

 

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