Tornado hits Tamarac!

I’ll update this post as I gather videos, pics, etc from public places.  For now, the official report from NOAA regarding this rare summertime Florida tornado.

http://www.srh.noaa.gov/images/mfl/news/TamaracTornado.pdf

The twister started out as a heavily rotating wall cloud at University/Commercial:

The funnel formed and dropped very near my own home, our neighborhood had some superficial damage, and some trees downed. This video shows the tornado as it was skipping across my apt complex, the videographer is about 3 blocks SSE:

Some photos of the damage at this pre-touchdown phase (most of this is due to the strong downburst):

 

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