Approaching Storms. NWS Doppler at 8 PM shows strong to severe storms approaching the metro - some weak rotation near Glencoe, under a Severe Storm Warning. Details:

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR WESTERN SIBLEY
AND SOUTHERN MCLEOD COUNTIES UNTIL 830 PM CDT...

AT 750 PM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 8 MILES NORTHWEST
OF GAYLORD...AND MOVING NORTHEAST AT 40 MPH.

HAZARD...GOLF BALL SIZE HAIL AND 60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...PEOPLE AND ANIMALS OUTDOORS WILL BE INJURED. EXPECT HAIL
         DAMAGE TO ROOFS...SIDING...WINDOWS AND VEHICLES. EXPECT WIND
         DAMAGE TO ROOFS...SIDING AND TREES.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
LAKE MARION REGIONAL PARK...GLENCOE...BROWNTON...NEW AUBURN...
SUMTER...BISCAY...GLENCOE AIRPORT AND PLATO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD TO
FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS!

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