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Funnel Clouds, Damaging Hail in Central Minnesota [GALLERY]
Tornado warnings were issued for Stearns, Benton and Sherburne Counties on Tuesday afternoon and evening. A trained spotter reported a tornado on the ground in western Stearns County near Brooten. There were also several reports of funnel clouds throughout the area.
High Winds Rip Roofs Off Homes in Southern Minnesota
A storm packing high winds and heavy rain has ripped roofs off homes in the south-central Minnesota town of Elysian. Le Sueur County Emergency Management Director Ann Traxler says the storm swept across Lake Elysian and hit the north side of Lake Francis just after 6:30 p.m. Monday.