Orange County

Possible funnel cloud seen in skies over Disney World

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. — Central Florida saw a lot of rain and lightning Thursday night.

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But there was also a scary sight in the skies over Disney.


Guests filmed a possible funnel cloud near Epcot during the storms.

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Channel 9 meteorologist Tom Terry checked the area out on the radar Thursday night but did not see any rotation.

The National Weather Service Station in Melbourne classified the sighting as a potential funnel cloud.

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No storm damage was reported near the theme parks.

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