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Amateur video captures Hawaii tornado; lightning strike

KAPOLEI, HI (KHNL) - Amazing video of the tornado that touched down in west Oahu on Wednesday. 

Chanel Santiago sent us this video clip. It was taken from Farrington Highway, and it shows just how monstrous the tornado was. 

It picked up dirt and debris from the ground, giving it a brown, smoky texture.

You can even see a lightning strike, adding an exclamation point to the ominous twister.

The tornado tore through a section of the Kapolei Golf Course, leaving a huge mess to clean up.

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