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Severe Thunderstorm Watch for southern Minnesota, northern Iowa counties

Watch is in effect until 10 p.m. for Minnesota, 11 p.m. for Iowa.

Posted: Aug 5, 2019 1:53 PM
Updated: Aug 5, 2019 3:45 PM

Severe Thunderstorm Watch
Areas Affected: Allamakee; Chickasaw; Floyd; Howard; Mitchell; Winneshiek

NWS LaCrosse (Southwestern Wisconsin, Southeastern Minnesota, and Northeast Iowa)
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS EXTENDED SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 553 TO INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING AREAS UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS EVENING IN IOWA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 6 COUNTIES IN NORTH CENTRAL IOWA FLOYD MITCHELL IN NORTHEAST IOWA ALLAMAKEE CHICKASAW HOWARD WINNESHIEK THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF CHARLES CITY, CRESCO, DECORAH, NEW HAMPTON, OSAGE, AND WAUKON.

Severe Thunderstorm Watch
Areas Affected: Anoka; Blue Earth; Brown; Carver; Chisago; Cottonwood; Dakota; Faribault; Freeborn; Goodhue; Hennepin; Isanti; Jackson; Le Sueur; Martin; McLeod; Nicollet; Ramsey; Rice; Scott; Sibley; Steele; Waseca; Washington; Watonwan

NWS Storm Prediction Center (Storm Prediction Center - Norman, Oklahoma)
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 553 IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1000 PM CDT FOR THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS MN . MINNESOTA COUNTIES INCLUDED ARE ANOKA BLUE EARTH BROWN CARVER CHISAGO COTTONWOOD DAKOTA DODGE FARIBAULT FILLMORE FREEBORN GOODHUE HENNEPIN HOUSTON ISANTI JACKSON LE SUEUR MARTIN MCLEOD MOWER NICOLLET OLMSTED RAMSEY RICE SCOTT SIBLEY STEELE WABASHA WASECA WASHINGTON WATONWAN WINONA

Severe Thunderstorm Watch
Areas Affected: Black Hawk; Boone; Bremer; Butler; Calhoun; Carroll; Cerro Gordo; Crawford; Emmet; Franklin; Greene; Grundy; Hamilton; Hancock; Hardin; Humboldt; Kossuth; Marshall; Palo Alto; Pocahontas; Sac; Story; Tama; Webster; Winnebago; Worth; Wright

NWS Storm Prediction Center (Storm Prediction Center - Norman, Oklahoma)
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 554 IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1100 PM CDT FOR THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS IA . IOWA COUNTIES INCLUDED ARE BLACK HAWK BOONE BREMER BUTLER CALHOUN CARROLL CERRO GORDO CRAWFORD EMMET FRANKLIN GREENE GRUNDY HAMILTON HANCOCK HARDIN HUMBOLDT KOSSUTH MARSHALL PALO ALTO POCAHONTAS SAC STORY TAMA WEBSTER WINNEBAGO WORTH WRIGHT

Severe Thunderstorm Watch
Areas Affected: Dodge; Fillmore; Houston; Mower; Olmsted; Wabasha; Winona

NWS LaCrosse (Southwestern Wisconsin, Southeastern Minnesota, and Northeast Iowa)
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 553 REMAINS VALID UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS EVENING FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS IN MINNESOTA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 7 COUNTIES IN SOUTHEAST MINNESOTA DODGE FILLMORE HOUSTON MOWER OLMSTED WABASHA WINONA IN WISCONSIN THIS WATCH INCLUDES 10 COUNTIES IN CENTRAL WISCONSIN ADAMS CLARK JUNEAU IN NORTH CENTRAL WISCONSIN TAYLOR IN SOUTHWEST WISCONSIN VERNON IN WEST CENTRAL WISCONSIN BUFFALO JACKSON LA CROSSE MONROE TREMPEALEAU THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF ALMA, ARCADIA, AUSTIN, BLACK RIVER FALLS, CALEDONIA, DODGE CENTER, FRIENDSHIP, LA CROSSE, MAUSTON, MEDFORD, NEILLSVILLE, PRESTON, ROCHESTER, SPARTA, TOMAH, VIROQUA, WABASHA, WHITEHALL, AND WINONA.

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Today kicks off somewhat of an active pattern with low severe weather risks for the work week
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