The National Weather Service says there's a risk of severe weather across Central Minnesota today.

The greatest risk today will be in the northeastern part of the state, with the St. Cloud under a lesser threat.

National Weather Service

The threat increases on Monday for the St. Cloud area.

From the National Weather Service this morning: Heat starts to build in today. Hot and humid Monday. Widespread showers and thunderstorms for Tuesday, ending Wednesday. The Storm Prediction Center has parts of our area under the risk for severe thunderstorms today and tomorrow.

Pete Hanson is on 98.1 Minnesota's New Country weekday mornings from 5:30 to 10:00.

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