Monday’s unprecedented storm outbreak, which brought the earliest tornadoes to the state in recorded history, had a devastating impact on a family with St. Michael-Albertville ties. STMA Middle School East student Opie Johnson and his mother, Carie LeClare, were at their home in Zimmerman with Carie’s boyfriend, Jeff Anderson, when the storms ripped up U.S. Highway […]
It may or may not be the earliest tornado watch on record, depending on which meteorological group you ask. Either way, it’s happening: Wright County is under a Tornado Watch until 10 p.m. Monday, March 6 as a rare batch of late winter thunderstorms marches from the plains of Nebraska into the Upper Midwest states. […]
The National Weather Service in Chanhassen has issued a tornado WARNING for Wright Count for Tuesday, July 5 until 5 p.m. THUNDERSTORM WARNING UNTIL 5:30PM CDT TUE AT 435 PM CDT… A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR FRENCH LAKE… OR 12 MILES WEST OF BUFFALO… MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 50 MPH. THIS IS A VERY DANGEROUS […]
A huge weather system is moving through the Wright County area early this evening, canceling local outdoor activities and placing us under a Tornado Watch for Tuesday, June 14. The latest from the National Weather Service in the Twin Cities states heavy rain and strong storms will hit the area between 6 and 7 p.m. […]
The National Weather Service in Chanhassen has issued a tornado watch for Wright County, effective until 9 p.m. Thursday, May 8. Radar showed a strong line of thunderstorms moving into Wright County shortly after 3 p.m. More storms are expected throughout the afternoon and evening hours, with some that could be severe.