U.S. Drought Monitor shows the Twin Cities and southeast Minnesota creeping back into moderate drought status. Only in Minnesota. As the Red River floods in Morehead, the Twin Cities slides into drought. Things are looking a little scary on the fire danger and drought maps these days. The weather maps look pretty parched too. After Read more

Hard to believe that while the Red River of the North remains above major flood stage, portions of central and east central Minnesota are on the dry side. On both Saturday and Sunday afternoon the low dew points, in the upper teens, resulted in relative humidity readings of 15 to 20 percent in eastern Minnesota. Read more