A Tornado Watch is in effect for southern Minnesota until midnight CDT. A Tornado Warning based on Doppler has already been issued for an area that includes Clara City in southwest Minnesota.
Stay abreast of developing weather as thunderstorms continue to blossom and strengthen. Be prepared to move to shelter if a warning is issued.
NWS Watch and Warning information from Chanhassen Office.
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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.