Weather Forecast

A storm in Stevens County on Friday, August 12, 2011, created a shelf cloud formation, which brings high winds ahead of rain and other severe weather. This photo was taken by weather spotters Amanda Hill and Nick Elms just west of Morris.

Spotting the storm

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MORRIS, Minn. - When hail hits, it's common to hear it described as "marble-sized." But that descriptor is mostly useless to weather forecasters, since marbles can come in a variety of sizes.


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Kim Ukura
Kim Ukura has served as the editor of the Morris Sun Tribune since August 2011. She graduated from the University of Minnesota, Morris in 2008 with degrees in English and journalism. She earned a master's degree in journalism from the University of Wisconsin, Madison in 2010. Prior to returning to Morris to work at the Sun Tribune, she worked in trade publishing.