Very heavy rain fell in parts of central and southern Minnesota Saturday and Saturday night. Some of the stronger thunderstorms produced hail up to one inch in diameter and wind gusts to 50 m.p.h.
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Source: NWS Chanhassen, MN
Isolated locations got more than three inches of rain Saturday and Saturday night.
Specific twenty-four hour rainfall totals ending at 7am CDT
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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.