Severe T-Storm warnings in effect

A few scattered T-Storms have popped up as expected today. Radar shows the storms moving ESE. Expect scattered T-Storms, some will produce heavy rain, hail and high winds this evening.

There are reports of wind damage in Rogers.

MPX: 1 N Rogers [Hennepin Co, MN] law enforcement reports TSTM WND DMG at 04:20 PM CDT — power lines down

84 rad.gif

Source: WxUnderground

BULLETIN – IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN

413 PM CDT FRI JUL 13 2012

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN THE TWIN CITIES HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR…

SOUTH CENTRAL ANOKA COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL MINNESOTA…

NORTHERN HENNEPIN COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL MINNESOTA…

EAST CENTRAL WRIGHT COUNTY IN CENTRAL MINNESOTA…

* UNTIL 515 PM CDT

* AT 407 PM CDT…RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM…CAPABLE OF

PRODUCING QUARTER SIZE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS OF 60 MPH. THIS

STORM WAS LOCATED NEAR HANOVER…OR ABOUT 9 MILES EAST OF

BUFFALO…AND MOVING EAST AT 15 MPH.

LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE…

PLYMOUTH…

HANOVER…

ST MICHAEL…

ROCKFORD…

LORETTO…

ROGERS…

CORCORAN…

MEDINA…

HAMEL…

DAYTON…

MAPLE GROVE…

CHAMPLIN…

OSSEO…

MEDICINE LAKE…

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

IF YOU ARE IN THE PATH OF THIS STORM…PREPARE IMMEDIATELY FOR

DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH AND LARGE HAIL. SEEK SHELTER NOW

INSIDE A STURDY STRUCTURE AND STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS.

  • Vicky

    Hi, I don’t know if there is a way to send pictures? If there is, let me know. We are 1.5 miles north of Silver Lake in McLeod County and some hail was almost two inches – way bigger than a quarter. Good luck to everyone else!