Dangerous Wind Chills On The Way For MinnesotaAfter Monday's bitter cold and snow, Minnesota is "enjoying" a slight warm up with high temps above 0 degrees. But that will all change starting Tuesday night.
Lauren's Science Corner: Numbingly Cold NovemberAhhh, September 2014; six days spent soaking up 80° highs and 12 days in the 70s. October 2014 followed and offered up plentiful 60° days as well. And then came November.
Bemidji Woman Found Incompetent In Freezing DeathA Bemidji woman who allegedly allowed her 6-year-old cousin to freeze to death has been found incompetent to stand trial. Twenty-two-year-old Rachel Stacey Downer was charged with manslaughter in the death of Mercedes Mayfield.
Death Of Motorist, Now Identified, May Be Cold-RelatedThe death of a motorist whose car got stuck in the snow in McLeod County may be weather related. The sheriff's department says it received a report Monday of a man who had been missing since Sunday night.
Temperatures Well Below Zero Return To Minnesota Blowing snow and icy roads are causing hazardous travel conditions in Minnesota as another cold snap moves in. Temperatures will dip into the negative teens and 20s overnight and into Monday, prompting officials to warn state residents to stay inside.
Elderly Woman Found Dead In Madison, Wis. ColdPolice in Barron are investigating the death of an elderly woman who apparently left her assisted living facility and died in the cold. Police Chief Byron Miller said in a statement dispatchers received a call about 4:45 a.m. Wednesday from Monroe Manor, an assisted living facility, reporting 76-year-old Juanita Toews had left the building.
Power Mostly Restored To South Mpls. After Outage On Subzero NightPower has been restored to thousands of residents in south Minneapolis who lost service over the weekend. With temperatures below zero degrees, crews are racing to restore service to those who are still in the dark.
Players, Fans Prepare For Harsh Cold At TCF Bank StadiumThe coldest kickoff since the Gophers moved back outside to TCF Bank Stadium was 23-degrees, against Iowa in November of 2010. We’ll be lucky if the high gets that high on Saturday, so fans, and players, are already figuring out how to stay warm for the big game.
Weather Blog: Chilling Out!It looks like we will take our first trip below freezing Monday night in Minneapolis. Last year we accomplished that feat on Oct. 7, when we bottomed out at 28 degrees. We are behind schedule, and I’m sure allergy sufferers will rejoice as we spend the next few nights below freezing, killing most vegetation that messes with our noses.
Record Cold In Parts Of MinnesotaThe National Weather Service says International Falls reported a low of 30 degrees, a record low for the date. The previous record of 32 degrees was reached three times, most recently in 2009. Crane Lake reported a morning low of 28.
Experts: Prepare For Nasty Rooftop Ice Dams This year's end of winter could make a yearly problem much worse than normal. Ice dams could go from bad to worse and cost homeowners thousands of dollars.
When Will All This Snow Be Gone? With this week's warmer temperatures, we're starting to see some of the stubborn snow and ice that's piled up turn to slush.