Weather Forecast

Dark clouds were visible Friday above the water tower near the Ridgewater College campus in Willmar during an afternoon storm that threatened to be far worse than it was. Tribune photo by Ron Adams

Severe weather warnings ultimately amount to little

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WILLMAR -- Tornado warnings throughout west central Minnesota had law enforcement and emergency agencies scouring the sky for funnel clouds Friday afternoon.


Walls clouds, some involving rotation, were reported in several areas and there was an unconfirmed report of a funnel touching the ground just west of Spicer.

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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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