LA CROSSE, WI (257 PM CDT Thu Jul 9 2020) — The National Weather Service in La Crosse has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Central Houston County in southeastern Minnesota until 415 PM CDT. At 256 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Caledonia, moving northeast at 20 mph. HAZARD: 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. SOURCE: Law enforcement. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. This severe thunderstorm will be near Caledonia around 310 PM CDT. Brownsville around 345 PM CDT. Hokah around 350 PM CDT. La Crescent around 405 PM CDT. La Crosse around 415 PM CDT. Other locations impacted by this severe thunderstorm include County 16 And 4 Corners Drive, Beaver Creek Valley State Park, Highway 44 And Sanden Road, Willington Grove, Mound Prairie, Black Hammer and Sheldon. For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building. Intense thunderstorm lines can produce brief tornadoes and widespread significant wind damage. Although a tornado is not immediately likely, it is best to move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building. This storm may cause serious injury and significant property damage.