A tornado funnel in Prinsburg, Minnesota. (Photo courtesy of Brian Punt)

(Chanhassen, MN)The National Weather Service is confirming four tornadoes over the weekend in parts of west central and southwest MinnesotaThe first tornado reported at 5:42 Saturday evening damaged an outbuilding on a farm east of Granite Falls.   The second twister briefly touched down six miles north of Renville.   A third tornado made a brief touchdown in an open field southeast of Prinsburg in Kandiyohi County, and the fourth one was in a field north of Madison in Lac qui Parle County.   One inch hail was also reported southwest of Prinsburg and near Frontenac in southeastern Minnesota.