The National Weather Service says a low-pressure system coming out of the Central Plains today will shift across Iowa Wednesday and into the Great Lakes
Wednesday night. Snow will begin to develop late tonight across
southern Minnesota and continue to spread east and northward on
Wednesday before di…
The latest from the National Weather Service says
this is shaping up to be a historic storm. Please stay off the
roads if possible, especially in southern Minnesota. Several
rounds of very heavy snow will continue through this afternoon
into this evening. Snowfall rates of around 1 to 2 inches per h…
Xcel energy is in storm preparation mode. In a release this morning they said they are increasing employees for the weekend in anticipation of heavy snow, ice, and wind that can sometimes cause electrical outages.
The National weather service says that
a significant winter storm is expected Friday afternoon into
Saturday evening and will likely include all precipitation types,
strong winds, and blizzard conditions.
Saturday, although it will be cold looks like it, will be the better day of the weekend. The National Weather Service is saying that we could see some more snow Sunday. Right now the dividing line for the 6-8" or 3-5" runs diagonally through Rice County...
For those that want more time on winter activities, you are happy with the forecast. But spring high school games are going to get backed up and rescheduled with the forecast of more snow and cold temperatures.
The National Weather Service now says the Winter Storm Warning remains in effect across most of west central and south central Minnesota, with a Winter Weather
Advisory in effect from Alexandria to Waconia and Faribault. This update was to shift snow totals south about a county.