High winds, large hail, and the threat of tornadoes were all in a line of strong storms that moved across central Minnesota Monday. Parts of Stearns, Morrison and Todd Counties were all under tornado and thunderstorm warnings. Parts of Benton and Sherburne counties had severe thunderstorm warnings i…
There is an Enhanced Risk of severe thunderstorms late this afternoon and tonight for much of central Minnesota, with a slight risk of severe thunderstorms for southern Minnesota into west central Wisconsin.
There is an increasing threat of severe weather Thursday afternoon. Currently, the best area for severe weather is across west central Wisconsin, with a decreasing threat further to the west across Minnesota.
Some redevelopment of storms is expected this afternoon as a cold front passes. Severe weather is possible with the afternoon activity, primarily from northern IA across southeast MN and central WI (areas #2 and #3 on the map).
A slight risk of severe thunderstorms is outlooked for much of the area today. Scattered thunderstorms are expected to develop mainly across the south and east. Storms that do develop could produce large hail damaging winds.