Severe storms drop hail and heavy rain across south central Minnesota

For the second straight night, golf ball-sized hail was reported in Minnesota. This time the storms passed across the south, with winds and rain whipping through Mankato and St. Peter among other communities.
Author:
Updated:
Original:

For the second straight night, golf ball-sized hail was reported in Minnesota. This time the storms passed across the south, with winds and rain whipping through Mankato and St. Peter among other communities.

Next Up

Surly Brewing

Facing aluminum can shortage, Surly unveils solution: 'Cantyhose'

The brewery came up with a creative way to repurpose unused cans.

Liam Robbins

Gophers stay perfect at home by crushing 7th-ranked Michigan

Liam Robbins and Marcus Carr were too much for the previously undefeated Wolverines.

police lights

Four teens arrested over robberies in Minneapolis

They teens were found in a vehicle that was taken during an earlier carjacking.

Boundary Waters/BWCA

All BWCA visitors will now have to watch three 'Leave No Trace' videos

Visitors left an "unacceptably high amount" of damage last year.

ambulance

Ten fatal overdoses in past 6 weeks reported in region of northern MN

Law enforcement agencies have issued a plea to the general public.

u.s. district court minnesota - federal court minneapolis

Bracing for security threats, federal courthouses closing in Minnesota

Security is also being ramped up at the state capitol.

N95 mask

3M sues Florida company that sold 10K counterfeit N95 masks to HCMC

The Maplewood company has obtained a temporary injunction against the firm.

vaccine, covid

Walz, Whitmer, and Evers call on Trump Admin. to buy more vaccines

It comes after The Washington Post reported that the country's COVID vaccine reserves have been exhausted.

Karl-Anthony Towns

Wolves-Grizzlies game off, KAT tests postive for COVID

The Timberwolves star was among several players that are dealing with COVID-related issues.

Related

Trees and power lines downed by storms in south central Minnesota

The Weather Service estimated winds at up to 60 mph Thursday night as a line of thunderstorms swept through south central Minnesota. The storms brought hail and lightning, as well as downpours.

Powerful storms with damaging winds, big hail possible

There's already been reports of golf ball-sized hail in Minnesota.

More severe storms to rumble through Minnesota

The National Weather Service says heavy rain, large hail, damaging winds and a few isolated tornadoes are possible through Saturday night.

Sartell flooding road

Heavy rain, flooding, severe storms all possible through Thursday

Folks in southern Minnesota could pick up ridiculous rain totals.