Heavy rain, thunderstorms possible Sunday evening


More rain is on the way this Mother's Day.

Thunderstorms are likely Sunday evening. A few of the storms over southern Minnesota could be severe and bring heavy rain to that area, the National Weather Service reports.

The weather service confirmed two EF0 tornadoes from Thursday's severe weather:

But storms aren't supposed to be that severe on Mother's Day. Expect mostly cloudy skies as rain and storms start to develop throughout the day. The weather service is predicting thunderstorms after 5 p.m. for the metro.

Heavy rain could cause flooding in some areas. There's a flood warning in effect for the following counties: Wabasha, Aitkin, Crow Wing and Morrison, and a flood watch for: Winona and Houston Counties.

Sunday kicks off a week of unsettled weather, KARE 11 reports. Showers and storms are possible Monday, with a chance of spotty showers for the remainder of the week. Temperatures are only expected to be in the upper 50s for the Twin Cities.

However, KARE 11 says the high temperature could be near the 70s by next weekend.

Here's a look at the forecast from around the state:

Twin Cities: Sunday: Chance of showers, with thunderstorms possible after 5 p.m. High near 69. Storms could produce heavy rainfall overnight, one inch of rain possible. Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy with a high near 63. Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Wednesday: Mostly sunny, high near 58. Thursday: A 20 percent chance of rain, high near 56. Friday: Mostly sunny, high near 56.

Moorhead: Sunday: Scattered showers, high near 61. Monday: Showers, high near 48. Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers, high near 52. Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers, high near 53. Thursday: A slight chance of showers, high near 54. Friday: Sunny, high near 59.

Duluth:Sunday: Isolated showers in the morning, thunderstorms overnight. High near 50. Monday: Showers, high near 45. Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers, high near 52. Wednesday: A slight chance of rain and snow before 8 a.m., then rain. High near 53. Thursday: A chance of rain, high near 50. Friday: A slight chance of rain and snow, high near 52.

Winona: Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms in the evening and overnight, high near 70. Monday: Showers and thunderstorms, high near 70. Tuesday: Partly sunny, high near 60. Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers, high near 59. Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers, high near 57. Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers, high near 56.

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