Photos: Two waterspouts seen off Suncoast this week

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Posted: Wednesday, July 9, 2014 11:57 am

SARASOTA COUNTY, Fla. -- Suncoast residents have been sending in photos of waterspouts which have been sighted off Suncoast beaches twice this week.

Steve Dart photographed this waterspout around 10am Tuesday, about 15 miles off Sarasota. (Click the images for larger view)

Sarasota waterspout 7/8/14
Courtesy: Steve Dart

Then on Wednesday morning just before 9am, several people spotted a waterspout off Venice and Nokomis beaches.

Donna Sarty sent us this one:

Venice waterspout 7/9/14
Courtesy: Donna Sarty

Heather Kirkendall posted this one to Facebook from Nokomis Beach:

Venice waterspout 7/9/14
Courtesy: Facebook/Heather Kirkendall

Candy Selby took this one at Nokomis Beach:

Venice waterspout 7/9/14
Courtesy: Candy Selby

And an anonymous viewer sent this one from Venice Beach:

Venice waterspout 7/9/14

There were no reports of the waterspouts making landfall or causing any injuries.

Joyce Lewis shot this photo from Venice Beach:

Venice waterspout 7/9/14
Courtesy: Joyce Lewis

Jennifer Croft sent this one in:

Venice waterspout 7/9/14
Courtesy: Jennifer Croft

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