Severe Thunderstorms coming

By: MNTornado , 11:24 PM GMT on August 31, 2013

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Most of Minnesota is under a Severe Thurnderstorm Watch. A Severe Thunderstorm has formed in the counties North and West of the Twin Cities area and is moving this way. Here is the National Weather Service issued warning.

Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Statement as of 6:06 PM CDT on August 31, 2013

The National Weather Service in the Twin Cities has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Southeastern Kandiyohi County in Central Minnesota, Meeker County in Central Minnesota, Northern Renville County in Central Minnesota...

* until 645 PM CDT

* at 604 PM CDT severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from Paynesville to 7 miles east of Willmar to 12 miles northwest of Olivia and moving east at 40 mph.

Hazard: 70 mph wind gusts and penny size hail.

Source: radar indicated.

Impact: expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to Mobile homes roofs and outbuildings.

* Locations impacted include...
Olivia... Litchfield... Greenleaf Lake state rec area... Blomkest...
Atwater... Manannah... Danube... Grove City... Lake Lillian...
Thorpe... Watkins... Bird Island... Strout...
Cosmos... Corvuso... Darwin... Kingston and Cedar Mills.

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1. MNTornado
11:29 PM GMT on August 31, 2013
For Minnesota residents in and near Duluth

Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Statement as of 6:13 PM CDT on August 31, 2013

... A Severe Thunderstorm Warning remains in effect for northern
Aitkin County until 630 PM CDT...

At 613 PM CDT... a severe thunderstorm was located 5 miles northwest
of Libby... and moving east at 55 mph.

Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... expect damage to roofs... siding and trees.

Locations impacted include...
Ball Bluff... Jacobson... Sheshebee and Big Sandy Lake.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.

If you are on or near any of the many area lakes... including the Big
Sandy Lake area... get away from the water and move to safe shelter
on shore now!


Lat... Lon 4701 9355 4702 9316 4687 9314 4669 9318
4671 9366
time... Mot... loc 2313z 274deg 47kt 4684 9332

Hail... 0.75in
wind... 60mph

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