A large part of southern Minnesota was drenched with rain and hammered with strong thunderstorms Friday afternoon and into the overnight hours.
Storm reports can be found here.
The Storm Prediction Center's latest forecast for severe storms has this threat of damaging winds for later Saturday into Saturday night.
One of the growing concerns is the likelihood of heavy rainfall. Flash flooding may become a serious weather threat this evening in southern Minnesota.
Here's the map of heavy rainfall Thursday and Thursday night.
Stay abreast of the forecast for any watches and warnings that may be issued for your location later today.
Lightning is a serious threat. Don't get caught far from an indoor shelter.