UPDATE: At Least Three Tornadoes Touch Down Friday Evening in Central Illinois

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MAHOMET, Ill. (WCIA) – At least one tornado touched down northeast of Mahomet around 5:30 p.m. Friday evening. Other tornadoes were reported near Cisco around 6:05p, and near Danforth after 8:00p Friday evening.

Photos and reports of the tornado poured into the newsroom.

Another tornado warning was issued for parts of Piatt, Macon and De Witt Counties at 6:00p. That warning expired at 6:30p.

No damage has been reported in that area. Another tornado may have touched down in that area, per storm chaser reports.

An additional tornado caused minor damage to trees at a farmstead as it crossed I-57 moving east towards Danforth. The tornado lifted before hitting town.

Get the latest forecast from the WCIA 3 Weather Team now.

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