Tornado near Pella packed 100-110 mph winds

DES MOINES, Iowa -- The National Weather Service has details on a tornado that touched down near Pella Sunday night.

They say the EF-1 tornado, packing winds of between 100 and 110 miles-per-hour, touched down about 6:40 p.m. just northeast of the intersection of 195th Ave. and Highway 163.

The tornado then tracked east-southeast for about 1.5 miles, dissipating near 210th Ave.

The Weather Service says the 150-yard wide tornado damaged trees and farm buildings, and did some shingle and siding damage to houses in it's path.

No one was hurt.

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