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Minnesota town sees 58-degree temperature drop in 36 hours

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The temperature in New Ulm reached 97 degrees on Tuesday and then plummeted all the way to 39 on Thursday morning – an incredible 58-degree drop in just 36 hours. 

Welcome to fall, Minnesota. 

Here's what meteorologist Sven Sundgaard is tracking today. Video breakdown: 

  • Temps plunged in MN: 0:29
  • Lake-effect clouds in MN: 1:28
  • Developing system brings rain Friday: 2:32
  • Extended forecast: 3:35

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