Storms bring strong winds, hail across Minnesota

A band of severe storms brought strong winds and large hail across the Twin Cities metro and other parts of the state Friday afternoon and evening.

Much of the eastern part of the state, including the Twin Cities metro, was in a severe thunderstorm watch until 10 p.m. Friday.

Wind gusts as strong as 60 mph were reported, as was large hail in many parts of the metro.

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