Tornado Touches Down Near Luther on Tuesday

Tornado Touches Down Near Luther on Tuesday

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

NEAR LUTHER – Mother Nature brought some severe weather to the Permian Basin on Tuesday afternoon.

The strongest storm near Luther also produced a tornado around 3:45 p.m. Tuesday afternoon.

The National Weather Service reported the tornado touched down for a few minutes but lifted around 3:50 p.m.

A NewsWest 9 viewer, Sunny Davidson, sent in some video of the tornado on the ground.

There have been no reports of damage, however, in the viewers video several power/telephone poles were damaged.