Severe Weather Possible In Southeast Minnesota
Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - Hot and humid conditions dominated the weather story in southeast Minnesota Tuesday.
Possible severe storms and heavy rain may make the headlines Wednesday.
The National Weather Service has issued this advisory:
Strong to severe storms are possible this morning. Primary
hazards are heavy rain with localized flooding, strong winds, and
Hail. Severe storms are likely this afternoon into the evening. Hazards
include very large hail, tornadoes, damaging winds, and heavy
rain. Localized flash flooding is possible.
Rainfall totals by Wednesday evening could be in excess of one inch.
Rochester began receiving rain early Wednesday and about half an inch had fallen through 7:00 am.
Rochester's official high Tuesday was 95, missing the record for the date by 2 degrees.
Hot weather is expected to return with highs reaching into the mid-90s again on Sunday and continuing through Tuesday.
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