Aren’t you glad that Mother’s Day isn’t this Sunday? Moms enjoyed much better weather one week ago! It’ll be windy and cold today, with rain lingering into the afternoon in most areas. Some of us will see some sleet and snowflakes too. On to the details. Rain and snow Much of northwestern Minnesota and parts Read more →
Strong winds will muss up your hair as walk outdoors this Sunday morning. The gusty winds could make driving difficult for high-profile vehicles in parts of Minnesota. The National Weather Service continues a wind advisory until noon Sunday for Dakota county plus most of south-central and southeastern Minnesota: Details of the wind advisory: URGENT – Read more →
Leaf raking will be a challenge today, as strong winds rearrange our leaf piles. 35 mph to 45 mph wind gusts were reported around parts of Minnesota and western Wisconsin Saturday morning, and strong winds will continue into the afternoon. Winds will lighten up a bit by late afternoon and they’ll really drop off this Read more →
We like our changeable weather in Minnesota. We can go from shorts and flip-flops (today) to umbrellas and light jackets (Wednesday). On to the details. Temperature trends Sunday afternoon highs will reach the 90s in west-central and southwestern Minnesota. We could also see 90 or slightly above 90 from S. Cloud to the Twin Cities Read more →
The snow is over, but cold air will stay with us through the weekend. Our Saturday afternoon will be windy, and a wind advisory continues until 1 p.m. Saturday in much of southern Minnesota: Winds around 30 mph are expected in the advisory area, and winds could gust above 40 mph at times. Snow totals Read more →
Snow lingered over parts of eastern Minnesota early Saturday morning, but it will move off to the east in the next few hours. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s North American Mesoscale forecast model shows the potential precipitation pattern this morning: The color chart to the right of the loop refers to the strength of Read more →
A powerful low pressure system will move across Minnesota Monday and Monday evening. The Twin Cities metro area should escape the storm’s heaviest snow and strongest winds, but visibilities will be reduced at times Monday evening. There will be periods of rain in the metro area during the daylight hours of Monday, with an isolated Read more →
Our Twin Cities streak of consecutive warmer than normal days has ended at eight. Minnesota highs will be in the chilly 40s Tuesday afternoon. Our average high temp is 54 degrees this time of year in the Twin Cities metro area.
It’ll be hot and humid this Saturday afternoon. I’d call it steamy. Temperatures will soar into the mid to upper 90s over much of southern and central Minnesota, and dew point temperatures will be in the sticky 60s to near 70 degrees. The heat and humidity will push heat index values to around 100 in Read more →
A low-pressure system will bring snow to much of northern Minnesota Friday and Friday night. And much of Minnesota could see enough snow to shovel on Monday depending on the track of a coming low-pressure system.