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PHOTO GALLERY: Severe Weather in the Brainerd Lakes Area on May 12, 2022

Reader submitted storm photos

Shelf cloud above Super One
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A shelf cloud moves in the Brainerd lakes area on Thursday, May 12, 2022, as severe weather threatens.
Contributed / Brandon Berg
Clouds accompanying severe weather on May 12, 2022 in central Minnesota
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A shelf cloud on Thursday, May 12, 2022, in St. Mathias Township.
Contributed / Jessica Kowalke
Clouds accompanying severe weather on May 12, 2022 in central Minnesota
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A shelf cloud on Thursday, May 12, 2022, in Pillager.
Contributed / Joshua Thomas
A tree blocks the road in northeast Brainerd.
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A tree blocks the road during a storm Thursday, May 12, 2022, in northeast Brainerd.
Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
Clouds accompanying severe weather on May 12, 2022 in central Minnesota
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A shelf cloud on Thursday, May 12, 2022, outside the Brainerd Dispatch office in Brainerd.
Chelsey Perkins / Brainerd Dispatch
Clouds accompanying severe weather on May 12, 2022 in central Minnesota
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A shelf cloud on Thursday, May 12, 2022, in Merrifield Bay of North Long Lake, north of Baxter.
Contributed / Brittany Stegora
Clouds accompanying severe weather on May 12, 2022 in central Minnesota
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A shelf cloud on Thursday, May 12, 2022, in Merrifield Bay of North Long Lake, north of Baxter.
Contributed / Brittany Stegora
Clouds accompanying severe weather on May 12, 2022 in central Minnesota
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A shelf cloud on Thursday, May 12, 2022, in the Menards parking lot in Baxter.
Contributed / Shelby Fitch
Clouds accompanying severe weather on May 12, 2022 in central Minnesota
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A shelf cloud on Thursday, May 12, 2022, in Crosby.
Contributed / Kathy Meyer
Clouds accompanying severe weather on May 12, 2022 in central Minnesota
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A shelf cloud on Thursday, May 12, 2022, in Merrifield near Sorenson Lake.
Contributed / Sandy Cosert
Clouds accompanying severe weather on May 12, 2022 in central Minnesota
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A shelf cloud on Thursday, May 12, 2022, on Big Pine Lake in Crosslake.
Contributed / Sheila Miller
Clouds accompanying severe weather on May 12, 2022 in central Minnesota
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A shelf cloud on Thursday, May 12, 2022, in the Menards parking lot in Baxter
Contributed / Shelby Fitch
Clouds accompanying severe weather on May 12, 2022 in central Minnesota
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A shelf cloud on Thursday, May 12, 2022, on Big Pine Lake in Crosslake.
Contributed / Sheila Miller
Clouds accompanying severe weather on May 12, 2022 in central Minnesota
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A shelf cloud on Thursday, May 12, 2022, from the Casey's parking lot in Pillager.
Contributed / Annette Lambert
Clouds accompanying severe weather on May 12, 2022 in central Minnesota
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A shelf cloud on Thursday, May 12, 2022, on Big Pine Lake in Crosslake.
Contributed / Sheila Miller
Clouds accompanying severe weather on May 12, 2022 in central Minnesota
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A shelf cloud on Thursday, May 12, 2022, in Baxter.
Contributed / Sami Olson
Clouds accompanying severe weather on May 12, 2022 in central Minnesota
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A shelf cloud on Thursday, May 12, 2022, on Big Pine Lake in Crosslake.
Contributed / Sheila Miller
Clouds accompanying severe weather on May 12, 2022 in central Minnesota
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A shelf cloud on Thursday, May 12, 2022, in Manhattan Beach.
Contributed / Rileigh Morgan
Clouds accompanying severe weather on May 12, 2022 in central Minnesota
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A shelf cloud on Thursday, May 12, 2022, on North Long Lake, north of Baxter.
Contributed / Josh Waagmeester
Clouds accompanying severe weather on May 12, 2022 in central Minnesota
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A shelf cloud on Thursday, May 12, 2022, in Brainerd.
Contributed / Brian Lindgren
Clouds accompanying severe weather on May 12, 2022 in central Minnesota
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A shelf cloud on Thursday, May 12, 2022, in south Baxter.
Contributed / Kyle Wicklund
Submitted byy Ashley Windorski
Submitted by Ashley Windorski
Submitted by Ashley Windorski
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Kayla Brate-image0.jpeg
Submitted by Kayla Brate.
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Kayla Brate-image1.jpeg
Submitted by Kayla Brate.
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Sandra Youngblom-image7.jpeg
Photo of the wall cloud taken West of Pillager off of Dorado Drive at 8:00pm as the storm rolled in by Sandra Youngblom.
Photo submitted by Sandra Youngblom.
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Sandra Youngblom-image5.jpeg
Photo of the wall cloud taken West of Pillager off of Dorado Drive at 8:00pm as the storm rolled in by Sandra Youngblom.
Photo submitted by Sandra Youngblom.
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Sandra Youngblom-image8.jpeg
FireBoss photo was taken at the Brainerd DNR Tanker Base at 2:30pm 5-12-22 by Sandra Youngblom.
Photo submitted by Sandra Youngblom.
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Karissa Sanvig-20220512_200419.jpg
Taken near Gregory Park, Brainerd :)
Photo submitted by Karissa Sanvig.
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Submitted by Brian Andrews of Baxter.
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Submitted by Brian Andrews of Baxter.
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Brian Andrews-20220512_200202.jpg
Submitted by Brian Andrews of Baxter.
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Submitted by Brian Andrews of Baxter.
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Submitted by Brian Andrews of Baxter.
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Submitted by Brian Andrews of Baxter.
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Submitted by Brian Andrews of Baxter.
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Brian Andrews-20220512_200153.jpg
Submitted by Brian Andrews of Baxter.
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Rikkia Lubbers -Image.jpeg
Wall cloud near camp Ripley last night! We didn't get too much damage, but we have been without power for 12 hours now (since about 7:30pm on 5/12/22) our power lines were potentially fried from lightning!
Submitted by Rikkia Lubbers.
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Jenn Johnson-20220512_215015.jpg
Over By Aitkin MN.
Submitted by Jenn Johnson.
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Sarah Olson-image0.jpeg
Submitted by Sarah Olson.
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Jess Kowalke-280717680_541404380674010_9172223483443029091_n.jpg
May 12, 2022 Derecho St. Matthias MN.
Submitted by Jess Kowalke Photography.
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Jess Kowalke-280773601_541404434007338_2974149606185787500_n.jpg
May 12, 2022 Derecho St. Matthias MN.
Submitted by Jess Kowalke Photography.
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Jess Kowalke-280938865_541404477340667_3821090526214180315_n.jpg
May 12, 2022 Derecho St. Matthias MN.
Submitted by Jess Kowalke Photography.
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Jess Kowalke-280746220_541404420674006_5065413119090110968_n.jpg
May 12, 2022 Derecho St. Matthias MN.
Submitted by Jess Kowalke Photography.
PHOTO GALLERY: Severe Weather in the Brainerd Lakes Area on May 12, 2022
Shelf cloud above Super One
Clouds accompanying severe weather on May 12, 2022 in central Minnesota
Clouds accompanying severe weather on May 12, 2022 in central Minnesota
A tree blocks the road in northeast Brainerd.
Clouds accompanying severe weather on May 12, 2022 in central Minnesota
Clouds accompanying severe weather on May 12, 2022 in central Minnesota
Clouds accompanying severe weather on May 12, 2022 in central Minnesota
Clouds accompanying severe weather on May 12, 2022 in central Minnesota
Clouds accompanying severe weather on May 12, 2022 in central Minnesota
Clouds accompanying severe weather on May 12, 2022 in central Minnesota
Clouds accompanying severe weather on May 12, 2022 in central Minnesota
Clouds accompanying severe weather on May 12, 2022 in central Minnesota
Clouds accompanying severe weather on May 12, 2022 in central Minnesota
Clouds accompanying severe weather on May 12, 2022 in central Minnesota
Clouds accompanying severe weather on May 12, 2022 in central Minnesota
Clouds accompanying severe weather on May 12, 2022 in central Minnesota
Clouds accompanying severe weather on May 12, 2022 in central Minnesota
Clouds accompanying severe weather on May 12, 2022 in central Minnesota
Clouds accompanying severe weather on May 12, 2022 in central Minnesota
Clouds accompanying severe weather on May 12, 2022 in central Minnesota
Clouds accompanying severe weather on May 12, 2022 in central Minnesota
Submitted byy Ashley Windorski
Kayla Brate-image0.jpeg
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Sandra Youngblom-image7.jpeg
Sandra Youngblom-image5.jpeg
Sandra Youngblom-image8.jpeg
Karissa Sanvig-20220512_200419.jpg
Brian Andrews-20220512_200321.jpg
Brian Andrews-20220512_200145.jpg
Brian Andrews-20220512_200202.jpg
Brian Andrews-20220512_200104.jpg
Brian Andrews-20220512_200220.jpg
Brian Andrews-20220512_200317.jpg
Brian Andrews-20220512_200149.jpg
Brian Andrews-20220512_200153.jpg
Rikkia Lubbers -Image.jpeg
Jenn Johnson-20220512_215015.jpg
Sarah Olson-image0.jpeg
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Jess Kowalke-280773601_541404434007338_2974149606185787500_n.jpg
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