/Issued 2:26 PM CDT, Tuesday, August 6, 2013/
-Counties in red are under a tornado watch until 9 PM This Evening.
Source: NWS/Storm Prediction Center
*TORNADO WATCH until 9 PM CDT Tonight*
-A few tornadoes possible.
-Several large hail events likely with a few very large hail events to 2″ in diameter possible.
-Several damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible.
Counties in the Duluth area included in the watch:
Crow Wing MN
Some cities included in the watch are:
Cass Lake MN…Walker MN…Leader MN…Brainerd MN…Aitkin MN…Hill City MN…McGrath MN…Hinckley MN…Bruno MN…Pine City MN…Danbury WI…Grantsburg WI…and Siren WI.
*Remember a tornado watch means conditions are favorable for severe thunderstorms and tornadoes in and close to the watch area. Persons in these areas should be on the lookout for rapidly changing weather conditions and listen for later statements and possible warnings.