Set your NOAA Weather Radio to the alert mode before retiring for the evening. Southern Minnesota is in a Severe Thunderstorm Watch until 6am. Major threat is damaging straightline winds along with drenching rains. URGENT – IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH NUMBER 388 NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK 900 PM CDT TUE JUN Read more

Tornado probability as defined by the Storm Prediction Center for this evening and overnight is around ten percent. There is a higher probability of straightline damaging winds and large hail, in the range of 40 to 45 percent. Safety tips for tornadoes: Monitor two sources for information, including NOAA Weather Radio. Plan on where you Read more