The National Weather Service is urging Minnesotans to stay weather aware on Monday, as a threat of severe weather develops during the afternoon and evening.

Damaging winds, large hail, and heavy rain will be the primary threat across central Minnesota.

National Weather Service

From the National Weather Service this morning: Severe thunderstorms could develop late Monday afternoon over west central MN and move east southeast across central MN and west central WI overnight.

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