Weather Forecast


Dangerous heat index expected to begin this weekend in west central Minnesota


WILLMAR -- Heavy rain showers, and possibly some severe thunderstorms, are expected to linger through Friday in west central Minnesota and then the heat will kick into high gear.

Jim Richardson, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Chanhassen, said temperatures in the high 90s and high humidity will make it feel like it's 105 to 110 degrees.

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Carolyn Lange
A reporter for more than 30 years, Carolyn Lange covers county government and regional news with the West Central Tribune.
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