Chris Nelson joined KIMT as Chief Meteorologist in April of 2019. Nelson joins us from the CBS station in Milwaukee. He has also done weather at KMIR in Palm Springs, CA; KTNV in Las Vegas, NV; and WSAW in Wausau, Wisconsin. His wife, Jackie, son, Jack, and dog, Toby took the venture with him to Minnesota. They're excited to make Rochester their new home.
Several reports of tree damage and flooding
Ample moisture and hot temps will increase storm threats into Saturday morning
Storms may pop again, some being severe
Heat indices will go above 100 on Thursday and Friday
Storms overnight may be strong with heavy rainfall and flooding.
Highs will jump well into the 80s and even 90s
Highs nearing 90 could also mean storms
Highs could run into the 90s this weekend and early next week
Some storms on Tuesday could be strong to severe
Sunshine is on the way Monday, and storms could return as early as Tuesday