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Strong Winter Storm Today and Saturday

Travel impacts expected across the region with blowing and drifting snow, as well as, freezing drizzle and light snow through this afternoon. Late this evening into the overnight blizzard conditions develop and continue into Saturday. Read More >

Overview

Thunderstorms brought large hail up tennis ball size and two tornadoes to parts of the region on Saturday, August 27, 2016. Excessive rainfall also fell across parts of the central Red River Valley. Below is a preliminary summary of the event.