Cold Weather

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Golfers, Gardeners Aching For Spring’s Arrival

The calendar says the first day of spring is Wednesday. But at Edinburgh USA in Brooklyn Park, Minn., spring is nowhere in sight.


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More Snow Expected Going Into The Weekend

Temperatures may be on the upswing over the next few days, but other aspects of the weather forecast may flake on your parade.


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Now Cold, Later Snow In Highly Wintry Week

The bad news is that Tuesday is really, really cold. The good news is that it’s going to get a little bit warmer later this week. The other bad news is that we’re looking to possibly get another fresh dose of snowfall in Minnesota.


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5 Car Tips For Frigid Temps

The cold weather can be really tough on your car, and it can be hard to wade through all the information about the best ways to keep it running well.


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People Braving Conditions On Coldest Morning Yet

The extreme temperatures and brutal wind chills forced many schools to start late on Friday and some were even closed. But for a lot of us it’s business as usual.


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Double Digit Negative Temps In Minn./Wis.

Dangerously cold temperatures have settled into northern areas of Minnesota and Wisconsin.


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Good Question: ‘Reply All’ Cold Weather Edition

Jason DeRusha replies to your cold weather questions.


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Life Goes On In Embarrass At 42 Below Zero

You might think activity in a small township in northern Minnesota would come to a standstill when the temperature drops to 42 below zero.


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Another Day Of Dangerous Cold In Minnesota

Forecasters say temperatures in Minnesota won’t climb much above zero. The dangerous cold has some school districts canceling classes Tuesday and others delaying start times by two hours.


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Guidelines To Warm Up Your Car Legally In Cold Weather

On cold mornings like this, your car may need a few minutes to warm up before you take off. But be careful how you warm up your car. There are rules on how it should be done legally depending on where you live.


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How Cold Is It? Putting Temperatures To The Test

Minnesotans are waking up to the coldest weather in four years Monday morning.


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Staying Safe In Extreme Cold

As of Sunday evening, almost the entire state is under a wind-chill warning. Monday, we’ll continue to deal with frigid temperatures and a biting wind – a dangerous combination. So, we looked into three things that will keep you safe these next few days.



Ice Rinks Are Back Open In Minneapolis

City officials said Monday that all ice rinks in Minneapolis are back open. That means kids can get back on the ice for skating and hockey as long as they can handle the cold weather.


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Another Round Of Snow Expected

WCCO Meteorologist Matt Brickman says that, while the Twin Cities has hardly seen any snow this winter apart from one storm early this month, that should soon change.


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Cold Spell Heats Up Bookings To Winter Getaways

Our cold spell is one more incentive for a winter getaway and the nation’s biggest travel agency is seeing an increase in bookings.


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Weather Blog: Feels Like January

For those of you who love winter, I bring you the cold. The snow will have to wait.



Weather Blog: Baby It’s Cold Outside

The wind will make if feel below zero Thursday morning. There will be a secondary cold front dropping south as the day progresses. This is the leading edge of the coldest air yet this season.


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Minnesotans Gear Up For Early Fall Freeze

With all this talk of a freeze back in the forecast we wondered if this is early and what does it mean for our winter. We found the answers easier to take than Wednesday’s temperatures.


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Cold Is Here: Things To Do Before Winter Comes

You can feel it starting to cool down out there, and it won’t be long before you’ll need to fire up your furnace.


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Weather Blog: Cool, Showery Opener

Our Saturday will feature lots of clouds, and showers at times. It will also be breezy and cool.


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Wildfire Threat Persists In Minn. Despite Cold

It may be cold and damp across much of Minnesota, but authorities are warning that wildfires are still a danger.


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Slow Spring Costing Farmers, Builders Money

Let’s face it, for most Minnesotans the cold weather has been reason to whine a bit — but it hasn’t cost us money.


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Say It Isn’t Snow!

As of this weekend, the Twin Cities secured the designation for the fourth snowiest year in recorded history.


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Fishing To Start Late On Certain NE Minn. Waters

The fishing season will get off to a late start on certain northeastern Minnesota lakes and streams because of the cold winter.


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Target Field Bringing In The Heat

The Minnesota Twins open their season Friday in Toronto and open their second season at Target Field a week from Friday against Oakland. So, if the weather doesn’t warm up much by then, now fans will be a bit better off than last year.