Miami: Tornado Near MIA Airport After Tornado Warning Issued for Miami-Dade County (+Photo)

By Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber
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Zachary Stieber covers U.S. and world news. He is based in Maryland.
May 15, 2014 Updated: July 18, 2015

A tornado warning was issued for the Miami-Dade County in Florida on Thursday.

Shortly after the warning was issued, a tornado was observed just west of the Miami International Airport, according to the National Weather Service.

It said that the tornado is moving northeast.

“Take cover now,” it said.

Another possible tornado was spotted near South Beach by Twitter user jdbreathtaking

“THERE IS A TORNADO OUTSIDE MY WINDOW,” he said.

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Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber covers U.S. and world news. He is based in Maryland.