Good Questions: Recycling, Sleet, Inflamed Vocal CordsEvery Friday, we tackle a bunch of viewers’ burning questions. This week, Heather Brown explores recycling protocol, sleet vs. freezing rain, and why your voice gets lower when you're sick.
Good Question: When Can Planes Fly In Bad Weather?This Thanksgiving holiday, Mother Nature apparently didn't consult the calendar. Wednesday will be one of the busiest travel days of the year. That makes for particularly bad timing because a Nor'easter capable of dropping many as 13 inches along the East Coast is set to hit Wednesday morning.
Weather Blog: 1° Of SeparationWell, that was unpleasant. This morning's mix of wintery precipitation prompted a round of "what is this stuff falling from the sky?" on Twitter and Facebook ... and it's a good question.
Freezing Rain Causes 20+ Semi CrashesThe Minnesota State Patrol says freezing rain contributed to more than 20 semi-trucks going off the road Friday in west central and northwest Minnesota. Sgt. Jesse Grabow says 38 crashes were reported as of Friday afternoon, 20 of which involved semis. Twenty-seven of the crashed were rollovers, according to Grabow.
Duluth Police Advise No Travel Amid Freezing RainPolice in Duluth are urging residents to stay home because of freezing rain that has created dangerous driving conditions.
State Patrol: Stay Off Northwest Minn. Roads The State Patrol is warning drivers in northwestern Minnesota to stay home, and stay off the roads. Places along Interstate 29 have zero visibility Saturday night. Earlier Saturday, the State Patrol advised no travel near parts of Moorhead. Many cars and trucks have slid off the roadway.
Subzero Temps, Freezing Rain Greet U.S. Holiday WeekThe National Weather Service says wind chills in South Dakota are dipping to near 40 below. Readings hit 39 below in Huron and 33 below in Sioux Falls at 5 a.m. Monday. The northern part of the state has been under a wind chill warning.
Rain, Sleet, Snow Mix Headed For Twin CitiesIt could be an eventful first half of the weekend for much of the Twin Cities if the forecast plays out as anticipated.
No Travel Advised In Western Minnesota Due To SnowFreezing rain and sleet has hit the Twin Cities and soon enough, that wintry mix will turn to snow -- leaving quite a mess behind.
Freezing Rain Leads To Increased Slips, InjuriesHundreds of people went to area hospitals Tuesday after slipping and falling on icy streets and sidewalks.
Winter Storm Warning: Freezing Rain Hits MinnesotaWe’ve got quite the mess of moisture that will make conditions incredibly slick on Sunday.
Icy Conditions From Freezing Rain, Snow Up NorthA mix of ice and freezing rain with spots of snow in some parts of Minnesota is making for a potentially dangerous driving situation.