- Associated Press - Friday, April 7, 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) - The National Weather Service is confirming two tornadoes in the Washington region.

The weather service confirmed that EF0 tornadoes touched down at Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling and in in Herndon, Virginia, on Thursday. Meteorologist Bryan Jackson says the weather service is investigating damage in other locations in the region Friday.

The weather service reports that a tornado with maximum winds of 70 mph touched down around 1:30 p.m. Thursday in Herndon, near the border between Loudoun and Fairfax counties, for less than a mile.

A few minutes later, a tornado with peak winds of 70 mph touched down at Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling in southeast Washington and was on the ground for about a mile.

No injuries or fatalities were reported.

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