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Weather Timeline: Northern MN, Western WI Sees Rain Overnight, Saturday To Be Hot And Breezy

Posted On: Sep 23, 2021   |   Posted By: CBS

Weather Timeline: Northern MN, Western WI Sees Rain Overnight, Saturday To Be Hot And Breezy

MINNEAPOLIS - After areas in northern and central Minnesota along with western Wisconsin saw heavy rainfall on Friday evening, Saturday will be hot and breezy.
For the entire month of July, there has only been one day of measurable rain each week around the metro area. It's been an incredibly dry summer and drought conditions are forcing some cities to implement water restrictions.
MORE: What You Need To Know About Minnesota's Drought Emergency
But Friday night saw heavy rainfalls in the areas that needed it the most; Amery, Wisconsin saw roughly 4-and-a-half inches of rain, while Randall, Minnesota saw just over 2 inches, according to the WCCO Weather Watchers.
There was no widespread severe weather outbreak overnight, but still there were still some reports of severe weather. In Beltrami County, there were reports of 2-inch hail stones, while Fergus Falls saw gusts of wind up to 60 mph.
Other areas south of Interstate 94 saw lower rain totals: Winnebego saw nearly two-tenths of an inch, while...

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