Morris area in tornado watch until 9 p.m.
A tornado watch has been issued for all of West Central Minnesota until 9 p.m. today.
Counties affected by the tornado watch include Big Stone, Chippewa, Kandiyohi, Lac qui Parle, Lincoln, McLeod, Lyon, McLeod, Meeker, Pope, Redwood, Renville, Sibley, Stearns, Stevens and Wright.
The National Weather Forecast said this afternoon the most likely area for tornado development in Minnesota is in an area from Morris to Little Falls and in a corridor to Redwood Falls to Owatonna. This includes much of central and south central Minnesota.