Freezing Rain Making For Slick Roads In Parts Of MinnesotaA warning to Tuesday morning commuters: The temperatures are dropping and the roads are slick due to freezing misty rain.
Freezing Rain, Sloppy Snow Before Big January ThawBefore a January thaw and spring-like temperatures arrive in Minnesota, a storm system will swing up from the Great Plains Monday, bringing a wintry mix to the southern part of the state.
Freezing Rain, Snow Make For Slow, Slippery CommuteFreezing rain and snow showers Tuesday morning made for a slick and messy commute, resulting in numerous crashes on roadways across the state.
State Patrol, MnDOT To Monday Motorists: Take It SlowThe Minnesota State Patrol and Minnesota Department of Transportation want motorists to take caution on Monday, once the Christmas holiday is over.
Christmas Brings Rain, Ice & Possible Thunderstorms To MinnesotaFreezing rain, ice storms and even thunderstorms are expected to wash over Minnesota on Christmas Day, coating roads and powerlines with ice in some areas and making travel particularly hazardous or even impossible.
Freezing Rain & Sleet Accompanies Morning CommuteJust in time for the Tuesday morning commute, there have been various reports of rain, sleet and wet snow around the south and southwest metro. And more is expected for the late afternoon commute.
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.