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New Severe Storm Warning South Metro until 7 PM

  • Blog Post by: Paul Douglas
  • July 7, 2014 - 6:19 PM

"Hailers". NWS Doppler at 6:18 PM. 1.5" diameter hail has been reported in Bloomington and Burnsville, the most severe T-storms pushing across the south metro. Here's the latetest Severe Storm Warning valid until 7 PM for much of the southern Twin Cities. Most of the storms will be out of the metro by 8 PM.  Details from NOAA:

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
613 PM CDT MON JUL 7 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN THE TWIN CITIES HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  DAKOTA COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL MINNESOTA...
  SOUTHEASTERN HENNEPIN COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL MINNESOTA...
  NORTHEASTERN LE SUEUR COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL MINNESOTA...
  NORTHERN RICE COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL MINNESOTA...
  EASTERN SCOTT COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL MINNESOTA...
  SOUTHWESTERN WASHINGTON COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL MINNESOTA...

* UNTIL 700 PM CDT

* AT 612 PM CDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM EDINA TO 6 MILES WEST OF BURNSVILLE TO LE CENTER...
  AND MOVING EAST AT 55 MPH.

  HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND NICKEL SIZE HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS...SIDING AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  MSP INTL AIRPORT...BURNSVILLE...FARIBAULT...RICHFIELD...MALL OF
  AMERICA...FORT SNELLING...EAGAN...LAKEVILLE...NORTHFIELD...CREDIT
  RIVER...VESELI...KILKENNY...LONSDALE...APPLE VALLEY...MENDOTA
  HEIGHTS...SOUTH ST PAUL AIRPORT...WEBSTER...ELKO NEW MARKET...
  SUNFISH LAKE AND LAKEVILLE AIRPORT.

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