issued around 245PM CDT
Here is the graphic of where the Storm Prediction Center may soon issue a Severe Weather Watch for the rest of this afternoon into this evening. Atmosphere is starting to show signs of thunderstorm development followed by rapid intensification.
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Craig Edwards began his forecasting career with the National Weather Service in 1972 and served for 15 years as the chief meteorologist in the Twin Cities for NOAA, retiring in 2006. He’s been the game day meteorologist for the Minnesota Twins since baseball moved outdoors at Target Field in 2010. Edwards is author of “Nature’s Messenger” and a speaker on climate change in Minnesota.