Tornado confirmed near Silver Lake

Silver Lake, MN Tornado

SILVER LAKE, Minn. (KEYC) - A confirmed tornado touched down Sunday afternoon near Silver Lake.

Emergency management reports a second tornado at 4:30 p.m. west of Scandia in Washington County.

Several Minnesota counties, including Blue Earth, Rice, Sibley and Waseca were under tornado watches until 9 p.m. Sunday.

Storm spotters reported some damage southeast of Silver Lake, including downed power lines and damaged buildings.

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