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Confirmed tornado northwest of Mankato, tornado watch in metro

  • Blog Post by: Paul Douglas
  • May 8, 2014 - 5:55 PM

Doppler Radar at 5:55 PM. Tornado Warning canceled for Mankato area - reports of a confirmed touchdown 6 miles west southwest of Lake Crystal, the second confirmed touchdown after a tornado was reported near St. James. The atmosphere is still volatile, unstable and capable of more tornadoes into the evening hours, especially south/west of the Twin Cities. 1" rains were reported in Lakeville with the last line of storms, producing some street flooding.

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