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A severe thunderstorm quickly developed along the Grant/Otter Tail county line early in the late afternoon of Wednesday, July 8th. Numerous weather spotters were monitoring the convective development in this area, and they quickly relayed funnel cloud and tornado development information to the Grand Forks NWS office. From this information and radar signatures, a Tornado Warning was issued immediately (5:08 PM CDT to 6:00 PM CDT).


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