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Severe thunderstorm warning in the Twin Cities

A system surprisingly developed to the west of the metro.
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A severe thunderstorm warning was issued in the Twin Cities ahead of a system that popped up west of the metro Wednesday morning.

Winds gusts of up to 50 mph and half-dollar size hail is expected in the storm, with the warning ending at 7:15 a.m.

The cities of Minneapolis, St. Paul, and much of the north metro are included in the warning.

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