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The National Weather Service has confirmed that at least five of the tornadoes that hit the midwest Tuesday were category 3 tornadoes. The EF-3 tornadoes hit Poseyville, Ind., Crossville, Ill., Washburn, Ill., Naplate, Ill., and Perryville, Mo. EF-3 tornadoes are classified as severe with winds reaching over 135 miles per hour. More damage will be surveyed today.