Story by Marissa Pendergrass
A rare tornado rips through Watsonville on Saturday, after winter weather wreaked havoc all over the country this past weekend. The question many of you posted on our Facebook page: why are we just now hearing about this tornado? So we went to see the damage first hand and spoke with experts about why this is so uncommon.
Meteorologists said it started as a waterspout over the Monterey Bay, then turned into a tornado when it moved onshore it lasted for about three minutes, leaving about a mile's worth of destruction in its path.