Significant and potentially significant tornadoes in southern Minnesota since 1980

Significant and potentially significant tornadoes in southern Minnesota since 1980

Tornadoes since 1980 in southern Minnesota that are: Big Stone County
MN5/17/1996170517200F300BIG STONE8 SW Clinton - 2 S Johnson

Swift County
MN4/23/199014101210F000SWIFT1 SE Benson
MN6/16/199217581.513F200SWIFT5 W Benson
MN9/2/19921500710F000SWIFT/ KANDIYOHInear Kerkhoven - near Pennock
MN9/2/199214421910F000SWIFT/ KANDIYOHI5 N Benson - 5 S Sunburg
MN10/26/199614594440F100SWIFT5 SW - 1 W Benson
MN6/11/200114068150F207SWIFTBenson (east side) - De Graff
MN6/11/20011427750F100SWIFT/ KANDIYOHI9 N Kerkhoven - 5 SE Sunburg
MN7/9/20031600550F100SWIFT4 W - 1 SE Danvers
MN7/14/200915218350EF200SWIFT/ POPE3 SW Swift Falls - Swift Falls - 1.5 SSW Gilchrist

Kandiyohi County
MN9/2/199214421910F000SWIFT/ KANDIYOHI5 N Benson - 5 S Sunburg
MN9/2/19921500710F000SWIFT/ KANDIYOHInear Kerkhoven - near Pennock
MN10/26/199615157500F100KANDIYOHI6 SW Belgrade - Brooten
MN6/11/20011427750F100SWIFT/ KANDIYOHI9 N Kerkhoven - 5 SE Sunburg
MN7/11/200817268200EF302KANDIYOHIjust NE of Priam - 3 SSW Kandiyohi
MN7/14/200915416250EF100KANDIYOHI2 SW Spicer - Spicer - 4.5 ENE Spicer

Meeker County
none

Wright County
MN6/14/198119473440F200WRIGHTMaple Lake
MN6/16/1992221010120F308WRIGHT5 SW Cokato - Cokato - 5 NE Cokato
MN6/16/199222201080F200WRIGHT3 W - 9 NE Maple Lake
MN7/1/199717435800F300WRIGHT5 NE Howard Lake - 2 SW Buffalo
MN7/1/199718102400F200WRIGHT2 S - near Monticello
MN7/1/199718105550F200WRIGHT6 W - 1 S Monticello
MN6/17/20101700550EF000WRIGHT2 NE Buffalo - 2 SSW Monticello

Hennepin County
MN6/14/1981144916600F3183HENNEPIN/ RAMSEYEdina - Minneapolis - near Lake Owasso
MN4/26/198420336600F3152HENNEPIN/ RAMSEYSt. Anthony - New Brighton - Mounds View
MN7/16/198415005150F100HENNEPINLake Minnetonka - Minnetonka
MN7/18/198615474833F200HENNEPIN/ ANOKABrooklyn Park - Coon Rapids - Fridley
MN7/23/198717475170F300HENNEPINMaple Grove - Brooklyn Park
MN9/16/200620528100F210HENNEPIN/ ANOKA3 W Rogers (western edge of Sylan Lake) - Dayton - Ramsey
MN8/8/200919339200EF100HENNEPINMinnetrista (northeast) - 2 SW Plymouth
MN8/19/200912504500EF000HENNEPINMinneapolis (south of downtown)
MN5/22/2011131314880EF1148HENNEPIN/ ANOKA/ RAMSEY/ ANOKASt. Louis Park - Golden Valley - Minneapolis (north) - Fridley - Spring Lake 0.5 ENE Anoka Co Blaine airport

Anoka County
MN7/3/19831205167F404ANOKAAndover
MN7/18/198615474833F200HENNEPIN/ ANOKABrooklyn Park - Coon Rapids - Fridley
MN7/1/1997185210400F100ANOKA/ ISANTI3 W St Francis - 5 SW Bradford
MN5/15/1998154012350F100RAMSEY/ ANOKARoseville - Shoreview - North Oaks - Lino Lakes - Blaine
MN9/21/20051816250F201ANOKAnear Coon Rapids - near Blaine
MN9/16/200620528100F210HENNEPIN/ ANOKA3 W Rogers (western edge of Sylan Lake) - Dayton - Ramsey
MN5/25/200815356100EF102ANOKA2 NNW Coon Rapids - Blaine
MN5/25/200815556220EF3117ANOKA/ WASHINGTON1 NNW Centerville - Hugo (3 NNW Withrow)
MN5/22/2011131314880EF1148HENNEPIN/ ANOKA/ RAMSEY/ ANOKASt. Louis Park - Golden Valley - Minneapolis (north) - Fridley - Spring Lake 0.5 ENE Anoka Co Blaine airport
MN6/21/20111412675EF000ANOKABlanie - Coon Rapids

Ramsey County
MN6/14/1981144916600F3183HENNEPIN/ RAMSEYEdina - Minneapolis - near Lake Owasso
MN4/26/198420336600F3152HENNEPIN/ RAMSEYSt. Anthony - New Brighton - Mounds View
MN5/15/1998154012350F100RAMSEY/ ANOKARoseville - Shoreview - North Oaks - Lino Lakes - Blaine
MN5/22/2011131314880EF1148HENNEPIN/ ANOKA/ RAMSEY/ ANOKASt. Louis Park - Golden Valley - Minneapolis (north) - Fridley - Spring Lake 0.5 ENE Anoka Co Blaine airport

Washington County
MN4/26/1994110051300F201WASHINGTON2 W - 3 NW Stillwater
MN5/25/200815556220EF3117ANOKA/ WASHINGTON1 NNW Centerville - Hugo (3 NNW Withrow)
MN7/17/20101944550EF000WASHINGTON3 SSE Forest Lake - 3 NW Scandia

Lac Qui Parle County
MN6/25/200219105.5100F100LAC QUI PARLE/ YELLOW MEDICINE2 S Boyd - 2 S Clarkfield

Chippewa County
MN5/7/199319105100F100CHIPPEWA8 SE - 5 E Montevideo

Yellow Medicine County
MN6/21/1981153854200F200YELLOW MEDICINE/ REDWOOD/ BROWN3 SW Granite Falls - near Morgan
MN6/28/198713201640F100YELLOW MEDICINE7 NE Canby - 5 W Hazel Run
MN6/16/19921630623F300YELLOW MEDICINE2 W - 4 E Clarkfield
MN6/16/199220403100F306YELLOW MEDICINEClarkfield
MN7/25/200016579167F4115YELLOW MEDICINE8.5 NW Granite Falls - Granite Falls
MN6/25/200219105.5100F100LAC QUI PARLE/ YELLOW MEDICINE2 S Boyd - 2 S Clarkfield
MN7/1/2011153120300EF100REDWOOD/ YELLOW MEDICINE/ REDWOOD/ RENVILLE6 W Vesta - Belview - 6 W Bechyn
MN 3/31/2014 145011100EF000LYON/ YELLOW MEDICINE1.3 SSW Minneota - 3.3 ESE St. Leo

Renville County
MN6/23/198121307150F200RENVILLEN of Renville
MN8/5/19811600n/an/aF200RENVILLE5 SW Renville
MN6/16/19921850523F200RENVILLE13 SW - 9 SW Olivia
MN6/16/19921925313F200RENVILLE7 S - 4 S Danube
MN6/16/19922000313F200RENVILLE3 W - 3 NW Sacred Heart
MN6/16/19922130220F200RENVILLE3 S - 1 SE Danube
MN6/24/200317464.5100F100RENVILLE/ SIBLEY8 SSW Buffalo Lake - 11.3 NNW Gibbon
MN6/24/200318335.5880F205SIBLEY/ RENVILLE10 NNW Gibbon - 1 N Buffalo Lake
MN7/1/2011153120300EF100REDWOOD/ YELLOW MEDICINE/ REDWOOD/ RENVILLE6 W Vesta - Belview - 6 W Bechyn

Sibley County
MN5/24/19891506640F100SIBLEYnortheast corner of county (Washington Lake and Foxon townships)
MN6/24/200317464.5100F100RENVILLE/ SIBLEY8 SSW Buffalo Lake - 11.3 NNW Gibbon
MN6/24/200318335.5880F205SIBLEY/ RENVILLE10 NNW Gibbon - 1 N Buffalo Lake

McLeod County
MN6/13/198320051200F200MCLEODHutchinson (southeast)

Carver County
MN10/29/199616307100F000CARVER1 NW Cologne - 2 E Coney Island

Scott County
none

Dakota County
MN5/13/19871842740F100DAKOTA1.5 S Lakeville - 3 SE Farmington
MN7/27/19871433780F100DAKOTA5 S Hastings - near Miesville
MN3/29/199818253440F200DAKOTA5 W - 2 W Castle Rock
MN5/9/200119001250F201RICE/ DAKOTA/ GOODHUENorthfield (downtown) - Lake Byllesby (4 W Cannon Falls)
MN7/10/20081215625EF000DAKOTA3 W Empire - 1 ESE Vermillion

Lincoln County
MN7/1/201114571.3440EF200LINCOLN1 N - 1 WSW Tyler

Lyon County
MN4/21/1985185315100F100MURRAY/ LYON/ LYON/ REDWOOD3 SW Garvin - 6 S Milroy
MN6/16/199217001280F300MURRAY/ LYON9 NE Lake Wilson - 4 W Tracy
MN6/16/19921718230F200LYON5 N - 6.5 NE Tracy
MN5/7/199317379100F100LYON5 S - 5 NE Marshall
MN 3/31/2014 145011100EF000LYON/ YELLOW MEDICINE1.3 SSW Minneota - 3.3 ESE St. Leo

Redwood County
MN6/21/1981153854200F200YELLOW MEDICINE/ REDWOOD/ BROWN3 SW Granite Falls - near Morgan
MN6/23/19811356120F200REDWOODRedwood Falls
MN4/21/1985185315100F100MURRAY/ LYON/ LYON/ REDWOOD3 SW Garvin - 6 S Milroy
MN6/16/199217251690F300REDWOOD5.5 W Walnut Grove - 4 SW Vesta
MN6/16/199218101380F300REDWOOD3 SW - 10.5 NE Lucan
MN6/16/19921825830F200REDWOOD5 SW - 2 NW Delhi
MN6/16/199218251260F200REDWOOD1 N Vesta - 3 N Belview
MN6/16/19921830723F100REDWOOD4 S - 2 NE Delhi
MN6/16/19921840623F200REDWOOD1 S - 4.5 N Delhi
MN4/18/20041729 7 50F100REDWOOD5 NE Lamberton - 1 SW Clements
MN7/1/2011153120300EF100REDWOOD/ YELLOW MEDICINE/ REDWOOD/ RENVILLE6 W Vesta - Belview - 6 W Bechyn

Brown County
MN6/21/1981153854200F200YELLOW MEDICINE/ REDWOOD/ BROWN3 SW Granite Falls - near Morgan
MN6/21/198117281250F000BROWN/ WATONWAN2 W Hanska - NE of Madelia
MN3/29/1998162873.52200F4119MURRAY/ COTTONWOOD/ BROWN/ WATONWAN/ BLUE EARTH/ NICOLLET7 E Avoca - Comfrey - 4 E Courtland
MN6/25/201016550.350EF200BROWN2 WNW Essig

Nicollet County
MN3/29/1998162873.52200F4119MURRAY/ COTTONWOOD/ BROWN/ WATONWAN/ BLUE EARTH/ NICOLLET7 E Avoca - Comfrey - 4 E Courtland
MN3/29/19981718182200F310NICOLLET/ LE SUEUR2 E Nicollet - St. Peter - 5 W Le Center
MN8/24/2006163015.5880F307NICOLLET3 WSW Nicollet - St. Peter
MN6/25/20101730475EF200NICOLLETCourtland - 4 ESE Courtland

Le Sueur County
MN6/14/19815002100F208LE SUEURnear Le Center
MN8/14/199717506100F000LE SUEUR0.5 E - 5.5 E Le Center
MN3/29/19981748171760F202LE SUEUR2 N Cleveland - Le Center - 1 E Montgomery
MN8/9/19991737950F100LE SUEUR4 NW Cleveland - 2 S Le Center
MN8/24/2006170017.5880F3030LE SUEURnear Kasota - 4 NW Waterville
MN 3/19/2012 17257100EF000WASECA/ LE SUEUR2.9 NNE Janesville - 3.5 N Elysian

Rice County
MN7/27/1987142030220F300GOODHUE/ RICE8 NW Red Wing - 8 N Faribault
MN9/6/199515368250F200RICE3 E Morristown
MN3/29/199818165440F200RICELonsdale - 5 E Lonsdale
MN5/9/200119001250F201RICE/ DAKOTA/ GOODHUENorthfield (downtown) - Lake Byllesby (4 W Cannon Falls)

Goodhue County
MN7/27/1987142030220F300GOODHUE/ RICE8 NW Red Wing - 8 N Faribault
MN8/14/199718305.5100F100GOODHUE1.5 SW Wanamingo - 2 E Hader
MN5/9/200119001250F201RICE/ DAKOTA/ GOODHUENorthfield (downtown) - Lake Byllesby (4 W Cannon Falls)

Wabasha County
MN5/17/1982163217800F200WINONA/ WABASHAnear St. Charles - near Elba - into WI

Pipestone County
MN4/20/198520198250F302PIPESTONE/ MURRAY6 SW Lake Wilson - NE of Lake Wilson
MN5/7/199316058150F200PIPESTONE5 E Jasper - 4 SE Pipestone

Murray County
MN4/20/198520198250F302PIPESTONE/ MURRAY6 SW Lake Wilson - NE of Lake Wilson
MN4/21/19851837680F000MURRAY1 S - 6 E Slayton
MN4/21/1985185315100F100MURRAY/ LYON/ LYON/ REDWOOD3 SW Garvin - 6 S Milroy
MN4/21/19851845580F100MURRAY3 N Lake Wilson > NE
MN6/16/1992160016280F5135NOBLES/ MURRAY2 S Leota - Chandler - 3 N Wilson
MN6/16/199216187160F403MURRAY4 SE - 3 N Wilson
MN6/16/199216301340F200MURRAYnear - 13 NE Hadley
MN6/16/199217001280F300MURRAY/ LYON9 NE Lake Wilson - 4 W Tracy
MN6/16/19922010440F200MURRAY2 SW - 1.5 W Chandler
MN6/16/199220200.530F200MURRAYnear Slayton
MN3/29/1998162873.52200F4119MURRAY/ COTTONWOOD/ BROWN/ WATONWAN/ BLUE EARTH/ NICOLLET7 E Avoca - Comfrey - 4 E Courtland

Cottonwood County
MN6/16/19922130890F200COTTONWOOD6 S - 4 NE Westbrook
MN3/29/1998162873.52200F4119MURRAY/ COTTONWOOD/ BROWN/ WATONWAN/ BLUE EARTH/ NICOLLET7 E Avoca - Comfrey - 4 E Courtland
MN6/29/200517189200F000COTTONWOOD9 W Windom - 2 S Jeffers

Watonwan County
MN6/21/198117281250F000BROWN/ WATONWAN2 W Hanska - NE of Madelia
MN6/21/198117451650F100WATONWAN4 S Godahl - between LaSalle and Madelia
MN7/11/199017091010F000WATONWAN/ MARTINnear South Branch - 10 N Fairmont
MN3/29/1998162873.52200F4119MURRAY/ COTTONWOOD/ BROWN/ WATONWAN/ BLUE EARTH/ NICOLLET7 E Avoca - Comfrey - 4 E Courtland
MN8/1/200618151.5440F300WATONWAN5.5 SW - 5 SSW Butterfield

Blue Earth County
MN8/18/19802344320F201BLUE EARTHLake Crystal
MN6/14/198114502440F100BLUE EARTHMankato
MN8/7/19941920540F200BLUE EARTH3 E Vernon Center - 1 E Sterling Center
MN3/29/1998162873.52200F4119MURRAY/ COTTONWOOD/ BROWN/ WATONWAN/ BLUE EARTH/ NICOLLET7 E Avoca - Comfrey - 4 E Courtland
MN7/14/200319200.550F200BLUE EARTH3 E - 3.5 E Lake Crystal
MN7/14/200319431.5220F200BLUE EARTH3 NE - 4.5 NE St. Clair
MN6/25/201017550.950EF200BLUE EARTH3.5 W - 3 WSW Rapidan
MN6/25/201018051.940EF200BLUE EARTH1.5 ENE - 2.5 ESE Good Thunder

Waseca County
MN 3/19/2012 17257100EF000WASECA/ LE SUEUR2.9 NNE Janesville - 3.5 N Elysian

Steele County
MN5/17/1982150246100F300FREEBORN/ STEELEnear Glenville - near Owatonna
MN6/7/198418251880F100FREEBORN/ STEELE10 E Albert Lea - between Geneva and Ellendale
MN6/17/20101805181320EF300FREEBORN/ STEELE3 WNW Albert Lea airport - 2.5 S Lemond
MN6/17/2010181513600EF100FREEBORN/ STEELE0.5 SSE Clarks Grove - Geneva - 1 E River Point
MN6/17/201019104440EF300STEELE3 WSW Blooming Grove - 3 SSE Bixby
MN6/17/201019257100EF201STEELE/ DODGE2 NNW Blooming Prairie - 5.5 WNW Hayfield
MN6/17/20101927550EF000STEELE/ DODGE2 NNE Blooming Prairie - 5.5 S Claremont

Dodge County
MN6/17/201019257100EF201STEELE/ DODGE2 NNW Blooming Prairie - 5.5 WNW Hayfield
MN6/17/20101927550EF000STEELE/ DODGE2 NNE Blooming Prairie - 5.5 S Claremont
MN8/13/201014225140EF100DODGEjust W of Hayfield - 4.5 SSW Dodge Center airport

Olmstead County
MN4/29/19811455n/a100F202OLMSTEAD1.5 S Pine Island
MN5/15/19981600875F100OLMSTED2 NW Eyota - 3 N Viola

Winona County
MN6/5/198019526100F200WINONA1.5 SE Lewiston
MN5/17/1982163217800F200WINONA/ WABASHAnear St. Charles - near Elba - into WI
MN5/17/19821700750F100WINONA0.5 SW Nodine - into WI
MN7/8/199918203.5100F202WINONA1.5 NW Lewiston - Lewiston - 2 SE Lewiston

Rock County
MN5/7/199315206100F100ROCK5 SW - 2 NW Beaver Creek
MN6/7/1993165212200F100ROCK1 W Luverne - 3 NE Hardwick
MN5/9/20041907 6100F100ROCK2 N Luverne - 1 N Magnolia

Nobles County
MN4/26/198618451040F202NOBLESfrom IA - SE of Ellsworth - near Rushmore
MN6/16/1992160016280F5135NOBLES/ MURRAY2 S Leota - Chandler - 3 N Wilson
MN8/7/199419006500F100NOBLES4.5 W - 8 NW Worthington
MN3/29/199815230.175F200NOBLES2 N Lismore
MN3/29/199815350.175F200NOBLES1.5 NW St. Killian
MN7/25/200019103200F200NOBLES5 W - 3 NW Adrian

Jackson County
MN5/30/1985165020400F101JACKSON2 E Round Lake - Lakefield

Martin County
MN7/11/199017091010F000WATONWAN/ MARTINnear South Branch - 10 N Fairmont

Faribault County
MN3/20/1991162015300F100FARIBAULT3 S Briceland - near Wells
MN6/23/19811639130F200FARIBAULT4 E Wells
MN6/11/20041548 6100F000FARIBAULT4 WNW - 2 N Easton
MN6/17/201017131.550EF200FARIBAULT1.5 SSW - 0.5 NW Kiester
MN6/17/20101716350EF200FARIBAULTjust W of Kiester - Kiester (northwest) - 2.5 NNE Kiester

Freeborn County
MN5/29/198018127400F100FREEBORN2 S Glenville - 2 SE Myrtle
MN5/17/1982150246100F300FREEBORN/ STEELEnear Glenville - near Owatonna
MN6/7/19841815680F100FREEBORN3 SE Albert Lea > NE
MN6/7/1984181914100F3012FREEBORNSE of Albert Lea - Albert Lea Lake - 2 S Clark's Grove
MN6/7/198418251880F100FREEBORN/ STEELE10 E Albert Lea - between Geneva and Ellendale
MN5/1/200118027440F200FREEBORNGlenville - 3 N Myrtle
MN5/1/200118155250F200FREEBORN4 SW - 2 SE Oakland
MN5/1/200118296250F100FREEBORN/ MOWER1 E Oakland - Andyville - 4 N Austin
MN6/17/20101733171760EF4114FREEBORN3.5 W Conger - 2 W Hartland
MN6/17/20101805181320EF300FREEBORN/ STEELE3 WNW Albert Lea airport - 2.5 S Lemond
MN6/17/2010181513600EF100FREEBORN/ STEELE0.5 SSE Clarks Grove - Geneva - 1 E River Point
MN6/17/201018425220EF100FREEBORN2 SW Lerdal - 1 SW Hollandale
MN6/17/201018475600EF300FREEBORN1 SW Hollandale - 2.5 W Newry

Mower County
MN5/17/1982160410100F000MOWER/ FILLMOREFrankford Township - W of Spring Valley - crossing highway 16
MN6/7/198418365100F207MOWERAustin (southeast)
MN7/27/19951050440F200MOWERAdams
MN5/1/200118296250F100FREEBORN/ MOWER1 E Oakland - Andyville - 4 N Austin
MN6/11/20041705 4150F300MOWERfrom Iowa - 2 SW - 4 NW Le Roy
MN6/17/2009190010120EF200MOWER2.5 W Ramsey - Austin (north and northeast) - 2.5 SSE Austin

Fillmore County
MN5/17/1982160410100F000MOWER/ FILLMOREFrankford Township - W of Spring Valley - crossing highway 16
MN5/22/2011133329250EF203Howard IA/ FILLMORE4 NE Riceville IA - 2.5 SW Henrytown

Houston County
MN5/22/2011150513150EF200HOUSTON/ La Crosse WI5 SW Hokah - Hokah (south) - La Crosse WI - 1.5 NNW Herrington WI