Possible funnel cloud spotted on Eastern Shore

Friday - 5/20/2011, 9:03am EDT

CHESTERTOWN, Md. - The National Weather Service is investigating whether a tornado touched down on Maryland's Eastern Shore.

There were sightings Thursday of a possible funnel cloud in Chestertown. But it's not known if the cloud touched down, and there were no reports of injuries or damage.

Weather officials have confirmed that two tornadoes touched down in western Maryland earlier in the week.


Information from: WBAL-AM, http://www.wbal.com

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