A quickly forming storm moved through Sauk Rapids, St. Cloud and into Foley and Gilman tonight.  The National Weather Service issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Western Benton, Eastern Stearns and Northwestern Sherburne County at 811pm until 9pm.  The Severe Thunderstorm was cancelled for Stearns and Sherburne County at 8:40 but was allowed to continue to 9pm for Benton.

The storm quickly moved through the St. Cloud area with reports of strong winds and heavy rain with thunder.  No current reports of damage other than a report of a power outage in North St. Cloud.  At 9pm the storm diminished to the point of non severe levels ending the threat.