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September 28, 2017
Five confirmed tornadoes ripped across west central Minnesota last week
WILLMAR, Minn. — The National Weather Service in Chanhassen has confirmed that a series of five tornadoes swept across west-central Minnesota...
September 28, 2017 - 10:31pm
August 3, 2017
Weather Service confirms tornadoes near Carlos, Brandon during July storm
A damaging July 17 storm that cut through Douglas County produced two tornadoes, one that crossed Lake Carlos and the other that passed northeast...
August 3, 2017 - 4:22pm
July 18, 2017
Another big storm rumbles through Douglas County
Tornado sirens sounded Monday night as a severe thunderstorm rumbled through Douglas County. There were several reports of trees and branches...
July 18, 2017 - 8:56am
July 14, 2017
(WDAY-WDAZ) The National Weather Service has issued its storm damage survey of last Tuesday’s storms. The most impressive storm produced four...
July 14, 2017 - 9:04pm
July 12, 2017
Updated: Tornado-like damage hits northwest Alexandria w/video
The sound of chainsaws could be heard loud and clear along Wallace Street, Woodcrest Road, Donna Drive and others in northwest Alexandria on...
July 12, 2017 - 5:29pm
August 4, 2016
Storm Pictures from Wednesday
Storms popped up between Minot and Devils lake near highway 2 around 4 pm Wednesday afternoon. The storms spread eastward dropping hail and producing...
August 4, 2016 - 9:22am
July 20, 2016
Tornado Days stirs up fun in Miltona
A twister that ripped through their downtown 46 summers ago didn’t stop Miltona residents. The town roared back with a major rebuilding effort...
July 20, 2016 - 12:00am
May 27, 2016
Friday's Weak Tornado
Friday afternoon, shortly after 2:30 pm, a developing thunderstorm just southeast of Moorhead produced a funnel cloud. The thunderstorm was not...
May 27, 2016 - 9:05pm
May 25, 2016
Possible tornado reported near Villard w/video
A report of a possible tornado is being reported by weather spotters in the Villard area shortly after 3 p.m. According to reports on the police scanner, weather watchers were reporting debris, shingles flying off of houses and other property damage in the Lake Amelia area south of...
May 25, 2016 - 4:25pm
July 13, 2015
STORM UPDATE: Storm leaves some damage to clean up (w/video)
Many residents in Douglas County will spend some of the day cleaning up after last night's thunderstorm. The storm that rumbled through the...
July 13, 2015 - 11:42am
April 29, 2015
This is Severe Weather Awareness Week for North Dakota. Here is a little perspective about tornadoes. Statistics compiled by the National Weather...
April 29, 2015 - 8:16pm
September 19, 2014
September 19th Severe Weather
On the evening of Friday September 19, a few storms moved in from southern Manitoba, and one quickly became severe. A Tornado Warning was issued...
September 19, 2014 - 10:05pm
March 9, 2013
New tornado app brings American Red Cross safety information to mobile devices
The American Red Cross launched its official Tornado App this week, putting lifesaving information right in the hands of people who live in, visit or have loved ones in tornado-prone areas, such as Minnesota. This free app--available in English or Spanish--gives iPhone, iPad and...
March 9, 2013 - 11:03am
April 19, 2012
Are you prepared for severe weather?
With a tornado already reported in the state this year, Minnesotans are again reminded about the dangers of spring and summer storms. Severe Weather Awareness week in Minnesota, which kicked off April 16, is a good time for families, schools and businesses to learn about weather...
April 19, 2012 - 6:15am
May 21, 2011
Commerce leaders urge summer storm preparedness
With storm and tornado season in full swing, the Minnesota Department of Commerce urges consumers to take stock of their insurance coverage and belongings before disaster strikes. Wind storms and tornados can hit with little notice, destroying property and robbing consumers of...
May 21, 2011 - 10:40am