Special Weather Statement in Morrison County, Minnesota
Issued by the National Weather Service and archived by Claims Pages
Morrison County Minnesota Urgency: Expected Severity: Minor Certainty: Observed
Active Timeframe
7/22/2021 11:52:00 AM until 7/22/2021 12:45:00 PM   EXPIRED
Alert Summary
A LINE OF STORMS WILL AFFECT NORTHEASTERN TODD AND NORTHWESTERN MORRISON COUNTIES THROUGH 1245 PM CDT... At 1151 AM CDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles south of Staples to 7 miles north of Swanville. Movement was east at 10 mph. Half inch hail is possible with these storms. Locations impacted include... Staples, Motley, Randall, Staples Airport, Camp Ripley, Cushing, Philbrook and Camp Ripley Junction. Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms, and may cause localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways. Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms. Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe shelter inside a building or vehicle.