The National Weather Service said a tornado was sighted in Northern California as a winter storm passed through the area.
The National Weather Service said a tornado has touched down a few miles outside of Stockton. No injuries were reported.
Officials say tornadoes that touched down in a rural area of Northern California destroyed hundreds of acres of almond orchards.
The National Weather Service along with local police agencies reported several tornadoes on Wednesday evening, but there was no immediate word of any significant damage or injuries.
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