NWS: Nine Confirmed Tornadoes In Southern Portions of Nebraska

HASTINGS, Neb. -- Initially, the National Weather Service said there were 15 tornadoes Wednesday in south-central and south-eastern Nebraska. Then it went down to a dozen. NWS investigators have narrowed down reports to nine tornadoes touching down Wednesday afternoon, including several in York and Clay counties and one in Butler County. That number could change as other sightings are checked out.  Damage was reported near York, north of Clay Center and near Rising City.