Today marks the start of severe weather awareness week in Minnesota! We’ve already had a few severe storms this spring in portions of the viewing area bringing heavy rain and hail, but what can we expect through the rest of the season? Your Storm Tracker 6 Weather Team will be airing stories every morning, evening and night on ABC 6 News showing how severe weather impacts you.

Below you’ll find plenty of resources to help you prepare for severe weather this year.

Severe Weather Terminology:

Severe Hail Size:

Dangers of Extreme Heat:

Flooding Terminology: