National Weather Service confirms tornado touched down on Cape Cod

WOODS HOLE, MASS. (WHDH) - A small tornado touched down Monday on Cape Cod as a cell of extreme storms pushed through Massachusetts, the National Weather Service confirmed.

An EF-0 tornado with wind gusts of up to 65 mph touched down in Woods Hole just before 10 a.m.

Meteorologists say a waterspout in Vineyard Sound came ashore before quickly dissipating.

Wooden chairs at the Woods Hole Golf Club were blown about 500 yards through the air.

A tornado warning was issued for Dukes and Barnstable counties.

There were no immediate reports of injuries or major damage.

 

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