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Tornado Watch

Statement as of 2:24 PM CDT on June 25, 2016

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on June 25, 2016


Tornado Watch 298 remains in effect until 900 PM CDT for the
following locations


MN
. Minnesota counties included are

Aitkin Benton Carlton
Cass Cook Crow Wing
Isanti Itasca Kanabec
Kandiyohi Koochiching lake
Meeker Mille Lacs Morrison
Pine St. Louis Sherburne
Stearns Todd Wright




Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Statement as of 2:17 PM CDT on June 25, 2016

Expires 4:00 PM EDT on June 25, 2016


... A Severe Thunderstorm Warning remains in effect until 300 PM CDT
for southwestern Aitkin and southeastern Crow Wing counties...

At 217 PM CDT... a severe thunderstorm was located near Upper South
Long Lake... or 11 miles west of Mille Lacs Lake... moving east at 35
mph.

Hazard... Golf Ball size hail and 70 mph wind gusts.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... people and animals outdoors will be injured. Expect hail
         damage to roofs... siding... windows... and vehicles. Expect
         considerable tree damage. Wind damage is also likely to
         Mobile homes... roofs... and outbuildings.

Locations impacted include...
Brainerd... Mille Lacs Lake... Aitkin... Deerwood... Malmo... Garrison... Upper
South Long Lake... South Long Lake... Bay Lake... Glen... Wealthwood... Camp
Lake... Kimberly... Woodrow... Pine Center... Shephard... Rossburg... Farm Island
Lake... Ripple Lake and glory.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.

If you are on or near any of the many area lakes... get away from the
water and move to a safe shelter immediately!


A Tornado Watch remains in effect until 900 PM CDT for east central
Minnesota.

Lat... Lon 4658 9344 4619 9332 4618 9343 4624 9343
      4625 9344 4624 9381 4616 9381 4616 9414
      4640 9420
time... Mot... loc 1916z 255deg 30kt 4632 9394

Hail... 1.75in
wind... 70mph

Miller


Special Statement

Statement as of 1:58 PM CDT on June 25, 2016

Expires 4:00 PM EDT on June 25, 2016


... Severe thunderstorms expected to rapidly develop and expand in
coverage through 4 PM...

Strong to severe thunderstorms are expected to rapidly develop
ahead of a cold front located from near Lake of The Woods... to
just west of Bemidji... to near Alexandria as of 2 PM.

Storms are expected to develop across areas from International
Falls and Voyageurs National Park... southward to Bigfork... Grand
Rapids... Walker... the Brainerd lakes region... Lake Mille lacs
and Big Sandy Lake.

Any storms that develop are expected to rapidly reach severe
levels with threats of very large hail up to the size of
baseballs... damaging wind gusts... and perhaps a tornado or two
with the most intense storms.

Now is the time to make a plan to keep yourself safe if severe
storms affect your location later this afternoon. Have a safe
place in mind... and a plan to communicate with your family and
friends.


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Alaska - Special Statement
Arizona - Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Arkansas - Heat Advisory , Public Information Statement
California - High Surf Advisory , Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Colorado - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Georgia - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Illinois - Air Quality Alert , Special Statement
Indiana - Air Quality Alert , Special Statement , Special Statement, Air Quality Alert
Iowa - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Kentucky - Air Quality Alert , Special Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Michigan - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Air Quality Alert , Special Statement
Minnesota - Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement
Mississippi - Heat Advisory , Public Information Statement
Missouri - Heat Advisory , Special Statement
Montana - Lake Wind Advisory
Nevada - Record Report
New Mexico - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
New York - Air Quality Alert
North Carolina - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
North Dakota - Wind Advisory
Ohio - Flood Warning
Puerto Rico - Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory
South Carolina - Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
South Dakota - Wind Advisory
Tennessee - Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Texas - Flood Warning
Utah - Public Information Statement
Virginia - Flood Warning
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Wisconsin - Tornado Watch , Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement
Wyoming - Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement

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