The Storm Prediction Center has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Watch in effect for a large portion of central and southern Minnesota until 10PM. Large hail, damaging winds, heavy rain and even a few tornadoes are possible in the following counties.

Anoka                 Benton               Blue Earth
Brown                Carver                Chippewa
Chisago             Cottonwood        Dakota
Faribault            Hennepin            Isanti
Jackson              Kanabec            Kandiyohi
Le Sueur             Lincoln              Lyon
Martin                 McLeod              Meeker
Mille Lacs           Morrison             Murray
Nicollet               Nobles                Pipestone
Ramsey              Redwood            Renville
Rice                    Rock                   Scott
Sherburne          Sibley                  Stearns
Todd                   Waseca               Washington
Watonwan           Wright                Yellow Medicine

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