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National weather service surveys tornado damage in eastern Iowa

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DES MOINES (KWWL) -

The National Weather Service confirms damage left behind after Sunday's storms in eastern Iowa was caused by at least four tornadoes.

A tornado touched down west of Marengo causing a path of damage about six miles long and 75 yards wide. The tornado was rated an EF2 with winds of 130 miles per hour.

A second tornado formed near Parnell with winds topping 80 miles per hour.

A third tornado was reported in Howard County that damaged buildings and trees. It also produced top winds of 130 mph.

A fourth tornado touched down in Fayette County and a survey crew plans to investigate the site Tuesday. 

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