Four tornadoes reported in Flint Hills region Thursday night

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ALMA, Kan. (WIBW) -- The National Weather Service confirmed four tornadoes swept through the Flint Hills region Thursday evening.

While most of them were short-lived and didn't cause any damage, one of them lasted nearly 20 minutes and reached triple digit wind speeds.

The twister touched down shortly after 8:30 p.m. about 8.75 miles northeast of Alta Vista. It cut a nearly seven-mile long path before ending approximately 4.3 miles west of Alma.

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In that time, the tornado damaged several barns and trees along the Illinois and West Branch Mill Creeks, in Wabaunsee Co.

The NWS has currently rated it an EF-1, however that may change after a final review