Check the curb to see if your garbage can is still there and make sure small pets are on a tight leash today. Gusty winds over 40 mph are buffeting Minnesota today. A wind advisory is posted for southwestern Minnesota. A strong pressure gradient out ahead of a cold front is whipping up a stiff Read more

Growing up I studied the clouds and the weather trends n the Fox River Valley of norhtern Illinois. I remember the gravel voice meteorologist on the radio often predicting a chance for afternoon and evening thunderstorms. To cover himself he would also mention fading morning showers. He was likely following folklore of the old rain Read more