Weak tornado touches down northeast of Oshawa
A suspected funnel cloud is seen after it formed in Clarington, Ont., Tuesday, May 22, 2012. (MyNews.CTV.ca / Mark Rutherford)
Published Wednesday, May 23, 2012 11:07AM EDT
ORONO, Ont. - Environment Canada has confirmed that a weak tornado touched down east of Orono, Ont., northeast of Oshawa.
The agency says there are no reports of damage when the twister hit late Tuesday afternoon in a farmer's field.
It has been given a rating of F0 -- at the bottom of the scale -- which suggests speeds of 60 to 110 kilometres an hour.
Environment Canada says it received photo and video evidence of the tornado.