The National Weather Service says there's a risk of severe weather today across central Minnesota, with an even better chance on Thursday.

Isolated strong-to-severe thunderstorms are possible late this afternoon and evening, mainly along & north of Interstate 94. The risk level is a 1 out of 5 with the primary threats being hail and damaging wind gusts.

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On Thursday, forecasters say the threat level increases to a 2 our of 5. Widespread strong-to-severe thunderstorms are possible Thursday afternoon and evening, with the greatest risk across central and southern Minnesota. Damaging wind gusts & hail will be the primary threats, with a slight chance for tornadoes.

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From the National Weather Service: Isolated thunderstorms are likely this afternoon along and north of Interstate 94 with one or two strong to severe thunderstorms possible. More widespread severe thunderstorms are possible Thursday.

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