Mower, surrounding counties placed in thunderstorms – Austin Daily Herald

Mower, surrounding counties placed on thunderstorm watch

Published on Monday, May 20, 2024 at 8:08 PM

Mower County and the counties surrounding Mower are subject to severe thunderstorms until midnight.

According to the National Weather Service, storms with possible heavy rain are expected to impact the area throughout the night and into Tuesday and Tuesday night.

Earlier this evening, as storms began to appear, a tornado was spotted on the ground near Hayfield heading northeast toward Dodge Center around 6:30 p.m. Funnel clouds were also observed near Blooming Prairie.