Tornado Reported in Virginia’s Northampton County on July 24, 2014; Two People Killed and over 20 Injured, According to Reports on July 24-25

An apparent tornado touched down in the morning of July 24 in Northampton County on Virginia’s Eastern Shore.  The storm hit the Cherrystone Campground near the town of Cape Charles, leaving two people dead and over 30 injured according to reports as of July 25.  Following are four sources of information on the event:

Storm Prediction Center/National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, daily severe storm report map and notes for 7/24/14: online at

Virginia Department of Emergency Management on Twitter

WVEC TV/Norfolk

Newport News Daily Press

Governor McAuliffe Statement on Reported Tornado on Eastern Shore, Virginia Governor’s Office News Release, 7/24/14

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