Only in Minnesota. Cold and Rainy one week..Possibility of Summer Storms the next.
Like Barry Manilow once sang(young kids are going"who is Barry Manilow")looks like we made it. We got through the snow, the ice, the cold. We can start doing things outside again. But now as the temperatures warm up, we move into another weather season. Tornado or Severe Weather Season. Over the next few days there is the risk of severe weather breaking out over southern Minnesota. Here is the latest from the National Weather Service:
BENTON-SHERBURNE-ISANTI-CHISAGO-LAC QUI PARLE-SWIFT-CHIPPEWA-
REDWOOD-BROWN-NICOLLET-LE SUEUR-RICE-GOODHUE-WATONWAN-BLUE EARTH-
ST. CROIX-PIERCE-DUNN-PEPIN-EAU CLAIRE-
1241 PM CDT TUE MAY 6 2014
THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL AND
SOUTHERN MINNESOTA... AND WEST CENTRAL WISCONSIN.
.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT
THERE IS A CHANCE FOR THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE ENTIRE OUTLOOK
AREA TONIGHT. THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE MOST LIKELY ACROSS SOUTHERN
MINNESOTA AND WESTERN WISCONSIN...WHERE A FEW OF THESE STORMS
WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING LARGE HAIL.
.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY
THERE IS A SLIGHT RISK OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WEDNESDAY NIGHT
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING. LARGE HAIL WILL BE THE MAIN THREAT WITH
STORMS WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WHILE THE ACTIVITY THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND
EVENING WILL HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO ALSO PRODUCE DAMAGING WINDS AND
TORNADOES. HEAVY RAINFALL IS POSSIBLE THURSDAY.
.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED TONIGHT FROM SOUTHERN
MINNESOTA INTO WESTERN WISCONSIN. SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL LIKELY
BE NEEDED ACROSS PARTS OF THE AREA WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND AGAIN
THURSDAY AFTERNOON INTO THE EVENING.
And of course, you can count on KDHL 920 and the team at Weatherology.com and Weathereye weather center to keep you ahead of the storm. One thing to remember too is that if the lightning interfere's with our over the air signal, you can get a clear signal on line at kdhlradio.com and the Radio Pup app on your mobile device.