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Storm damage reported in Buchanan and Winneshiek counties

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WATERLOO (KWWL) - Law enforcement in Winneshiek County reported thunderstorm wind damage near Ossian Friday afternoon.

Police said that some power lines had been blown down in that area.

In addition to the damage near Ossian, Winneshiek County reported thunderstorm wind damage approximately three miles northwest of Decorah. The report stated that a full-sized tree was down across the road at Highway 52 and College Drive.

The National Weather Service estimated wind gusts of 60-70 mile per hour in the Maynard area.

According to Alliant Energy, Chickasaw, Fayette, Grundy and Cedar counties reported power outages. At one point, more than 1,000 were without power.

Online News Director: Nate Leding

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