Sweeping rains and heavy winds across the Valley Thursday evening led to a brief landspout tornado south of downtown Phoenix, according to the National Weather Service.
The National Weather Service says they have video evidence of a small rotation around 5 p.m. Images taken from radar also corroborates the findings.
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A tornado was last reported in the Valley on Oct. 6, 2015, near Goodyear, the NWS Phoenix said.