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The National Weather Service confirmed that at EF-2 tornado caused the damage in Wendell and Zebulon.

Roofs were blown off, buses knocked off the roads, trees downed and power out but no casualties, due to the wonderful work from our local meteorologists about conditions for tornadoes and to take shelter.

Many woke up Tuesday having to clean up the remnants of the storm. Dozens in Wake County still didn’t have power.

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