Thunderstorm watch until 10 p.m. includes Meeker, Renville and Redwood counties
Update 4:45 p.m.
The National Weather Service has issued severe thunderstorm watch for 25 counties in central and southern Minnesota. West central Minnesota counties included in the watch area are: Meeker, McLeod, Redwood, Renville and McLeod.
This watch goes until 10 p.m. tonight.