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Posted at 09:45 AM ET, 10/25/2010

Video: "We are in the tornado" from Rice, Texas

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Sunday evening, Eric Meyers - an emergency management coordinator in Navarro County, Texas, videotaped his incredibly close encounter with a powerful tornado. In the remarkable video, shown above, Meyers yells repeatedly: "We are in the tornado."

The tornado carved a seven-mile path through Navarro County and destroyed five homes in Rice, Texas -- according to CNN.com.

10:45 a.m. update: Check out this 2008 video of another close encounter with a tornado - this time from Iowa - where the observers also shout "We are in the tornado" multiple times.

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Categories:  Thunderstorms, Thunderstorms, Thunderstorms

 
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