Severe Thunderstorm Watch In Effect Until 2 AM
The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Watch for East Central and Southern Minnesota in effect until 2 AM Monday morning. The watch area includes points south and east of St. Cloud, including the Twin Cities. Stay tuned to 103.7 The Loon for possible warnings.
The watch area includes the following counties in Minnesota:
ANOKA BENTON BLUE EARTH BROWN CARVER CHISAGO DAKOTA DODGE FARIBAULT FILLMORE FREEBORN GOODHUE HENNEPIN ISANTI KANABEC LE SUEUR MARTIN MCLEOD MEEKER MILLE LACS MOWER NICOLLET OLMSTED RAMSEY REDWOOD RENVILLE RICE SCOTT SHERBURNE SIBLEY STEELE WABASHA WASECA WASHINGTON WATONWAN WRIGHT
Remember, a ‘Severe Thunderstorm Watch’ means conditions are favorable for the development of severe thunderstorms with large hail, frequent lightning, heavy rain, and damaging winds. Occasionally a severe thunderstorm may spawn a tornado.