Five tornadoes confirmed near Twin Cities after stormy weekend

Photo by: WDAY Radio Staff
Photo by: WDAY Radio Staff

(Minneapolis, MN) -- The Twin Cities' tornado count stands at five, for now.

The National Weather Service has confirmed five tornadoes touched down Saturday night in Dakota and Ramsey counties. All five were EF-0 tornadoes with wind speeds no stronger than 85 miles-per-hour.

There are no reports of any serious injuries, though there are plenty of reports of downed tree branches and other minor damage.

Assessments are underway to determine if more severe weather and tornadoes touched down in the area over the weekend.