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Rare tornado hits Quebec

A woman walks past debris after a tornado hit the Mont-Bleu area in Gatineau, Quebec. 


REUTERS/Chris Wattie

A woman walks past debris after a tornado hit the Mont-Bleu area in Gatineau, Quebec. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

A woman walks past debris after a tornado hit the Mont-Bleu area in Gatineau, Quebec. REUTERS/Chris Wattie
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Damaged buildings are seen after a tornado hit the Mont-Bleu area in Gatineau, Quebec. Hundreds of thousands of residents were stranded without power in and around the Canadian capital Ottawa after a tornado touched down twice, destroying some houses and ripping the roofs off others.

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Damaged buildings are seen after a tornado hit the Mont-Bleu area in Gatineau, Quebec. Hundreds of thousands of residents were stranded without power in and around the Canadian capital Ottawa after a tornado touched down twice, destroying some houses...more

Damaged buildings are seen after a tornado hit the Mont-Bleu area in Gatineau, Quebec. Hundreds of thousands of residents were stranded without power in and around the Canadian capital Ottawa after a tornado touched down twice, destroying some houses and ripping the roofs off others. REUTERS/Chris Wattie
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Damaged buildings and vehicles are seen after a tornado hit the Mont-Bleu area in Gatineau, Quebec. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

Damaged buildings and vehicles are seen after a tornado hit the Mont-Bleu area in Gatineau, Quebec. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

Damaged buildings and vehicles are seen after a tornado hit the Mont-Bleu area in Gatineau, Quebec. REUTERS/Chris Wattie
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A police officer walks past damaged vehicles after a tornado hit the Mont-Bleu area in Gatineau, Quebec. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

A police officer walks past damaged vehicles after a tornado hit the Mont-Bleu area in Gatineau, Quebec. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

A police officer walks past damaged vehicles after a tornado hit the Mont-Bleu area in Gatineau, Quebec. REUTERS/Chris Wattie
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Residents embrace while looking at damage after a tornado hit the Mont-Bleu area in Gatineau, Quebec. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

Residents embrace while looking at damage after a tornado hit the Mont-Bleu area in Gatineau, Quebec. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

Residents embrace while looking at damage after a tornado hit the Mont-Bleu area in Gatineau, Quebec. REUTERS/Chris Wattie
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A damaged building is seen after a tornado hit the Mont-Bleu area in Gatineau, Quebec. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

A damaged building is seen after a tornado hit the Mont-Bleu area in Gatineau, Quebec. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

A damaged building is seen after a tornado hit the Mont-Bleu area in Gatineau, Quebec. REUTERS/Chris Wattie
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People look at the damaged buildings after a tornado hit the Mont-Bleu area in Gatineau, Quebec. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

People look at the damaged buildings after a tornado hit the Mont-Bleu area in Gatineau, Quebec. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

People look at the damaged buildings after a tornado hit the Mont-Bleu area in Gatineau, Quebec. REUTERS/Chris Wattie
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A man cuts a damaged tree after a tornado hit the Mont-Bleu area in Gatineau, Quebec. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

A man cuts a damaged tree after a tornado hit the Mont-Bleu area in Gatineau, Quebec. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

A man cuts a damaged tree after a tornado hit the Mont-Bleu area in Gatineau, Quebec. REUTERS/Chris Wattie
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A damaged building is seen after a tornado hit the Mont-Bleu area in Gatineau, Quebec. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

A damaged building is seen after a tornado hit the Mont-Bleu area in Gatineau, Quebec. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

A damaged building is seen after a tornado hit the Mont-Bleu area in Gatineau, Quebec. REUTERS/Chris Wattie
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People look at the damage after a tornado hit the Mont-Bleu area in Gatineau, Quebec. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

People look at the damage after a tornado hit the Mont-Bleu area in Gatineau, Quebec. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

People look at the damage after a tornado hit the Mont-Bleu area in Gatineau, Quebec. REUTERS/Chris Wattie
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Damaged buildings are seen after a tornado hit the Mont-Bleu area in Gatineau, Quebec. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

Damaged buildings are seen after a tornado hit the Mont-Bleu area in Gatineau, Quebec. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

Damaged buildings are seen after a tornado hit the Mont-Bleu area in Gatineau, Quebec. REUTERS/Chris Wattie
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Debris flies by as a tornado passes through the Mont-Bleu area. VINCENT-CARL LERICHE/via REUTERS

Debris flies by as a tornado passes through the Mont-Bleu area. VINCENT-CARL LERICHE/via REUTERS

Debris flies by as a tornado passes through the Mont-Bleu area. VINCENT-CARL LERICHE/via REUTERS
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A damaged car is seen after a tornado in the Mont-Bleu area. VINCENT-CARL LERICHE/via REUTERS

A damaged car is seen after a tornado in the Mont-Bleu area. VINCENT-CARL LERICHE/via REUTERS

A damaged car is seen after a tornado in the Mont-Bleu area. VINCENT-CARL LERICHE/via REUTERS
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A fire is seen during a tornado in Gatineau. 

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A fire is seen during a tornado in Gatineau. LYNNE LESSARD/via REUTERS

A fire is seen during a tornado in Gatineau. LYNNE LESSARD/via REUTERS
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