THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED TORNADO WATCH 691 IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM CDT WEDNESDAY FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS
IN MINNESOTA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 7 COUNTIES
IN WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA
CHIPPEWA DOUGLAS LAC QUI PARLE POPE STEVENS SWIFT YELLOW MEDICINE
THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF... ALEXANDRIA... BENSON... GLENWOOD... GRANITE FALLS... MADISON... MONTEVIDEO AND MORRIS.
A tornado watch means that conditions are favorable for the development of severe thunderstorms and multiple tornadoes in and close to the watch area. People in the affected areas are encouraged to be vigilant in preparation for severe weather.