Severe Weather Awareness Week

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:

Day 1: Newest ways to receive weather warnings story found here.

Severe Hail Size:

Day 2: How Do Car Dealerships Prepare for Hail, story found here.

Dangers of Extreme Heat:

Day 3: Preparing for Extreme Heat, story found here.

Day 4: Rochester's Great Tornado, story found here.

Flooding Terminology:

Day 5: Austin's Flooding Problems & Solutions, story found here.