National Weather Service confirms a tornado touched down Friday

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CHEYENNE COUNTY, Neb. - (KNEP) - The National Weather Service stated a tornado touched down five miles north of Sidney Friday.

A tornado touched down in Cheyenne County Friday (Source Twitter @elizabethcernin)

Surveyors will be out on Saturday to look at the damage, right now NWS said the tornado touched down just after 6p and was on the ground for six to seven minutes.

At the time of this publication, there were no reported injuries.

We will continue to update the story as more information becomes available.


Nebraska State Patrol took this picture of the tornado near Sidney