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Severe thunderstorms heading through western, central Minnesota

Severe thunderstorms heading through western, central Minnesota Photo: KSTP/File.

Kyle Brown
Updated: October 09, 2021 11:37 PM
Created: October 09, 2021 07:22 PM

Severe storms are rolling through western and northwestern Minnesota on Saturday night.

A tornado warning was in effect until 7:30 p.m. for parts of Traverse and Big Stone counties in west-central Minnesota.

According to the National Weather Service, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was spotted 9 miles south of Wheaton, Minnesota, around 7:13 p.m.

A severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect for several counties along the western half of the state through 2 a.m.


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