Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - Strong storm cells developed across SE Minnesota Monday afternoon and at least three funnel clouds were reported.

One was near Blooming Prairie around 4:30 and another 3 miles east of St Charles half an hour later. A third funnel cloud was spotted near Hokah in Houston County around 6:30 PM. As of Monday night, no touchdowns had been confirmed.

One inch hail was reported in Plainview and Pine Island.

Rochester received just over half an inch of rain, the most in more than two weeks. There will be a chance for more rain Wednesday.

News Update: The Rochester City Council is still lukewarm about plans for a new middle school.