Photos Show Damage From Tornado That Hit Big Pine Key

A tornado hit Big Pine Key early Friday morning after a rare waterspout made landfall. View photos of the damage in this gallery.

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Screens, including their wood frames, were torn off several homes after a tornado hit Big Pine Key early Friday morning.
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Several tents were overturned at a campground just south of the Spanish Harbor Channel Bridge after a tornado hit Big Pine Key early Friday morning.
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A large unsecured above-ground cistern, containing nearly 200 gallons of water, slid just over 15 yards, knocking a camping trailer off its front mount after a tornado hit Big Pine Key early Friday morning.
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A ground deck with four kayaks became airborne, with the deck dropped within mangroves beyond 30 yards from its original location after a tornado hit Big Pine Key early Friday morning.
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A royal palm tree was snapped at a level above 15 feet from the ground after a tornado hit Big Pine Key early Friday morning.
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A royal palm tree was snapped at a level above 15 feet from the ground after a tornado hit Big Pine Key early Friday morning. The top of the royal palm tree is encircled.
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A 40-pound steel lounge chair was lifted to the edge of the roof line of a two-story residence, crushing part of its gutter, before settling in the lee of the structure after a tornado hit Big Pine Key early Friday morning.
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