Minnesotans Embrace 1st Day Of 90-Degree Heat WaveIt’s tough to believe that just five weeks ago the Ferris wheel at Betty Danger’s Country Club in Northeast Minneapolis was under snow and ice.
3-Day Stretch Of Excessive Heat & Humidity Arrives In MinnesotaMinnesotans are being advised to keep safe and cool as a three-day wave of excessive heat moves into the state Wednesday.
Xcel Energy Offers Up Tips On Beating The HeatHeat and humidity are making their way into Minnesota Wednesday afternoon. At 1 p.m. Wednesday, an excessive heat warning goes into effect for much of the state of Minnesota. They will stay in effect until 7 p.m. Friday.
Ready For 70? Rare November Heat Wave Coming This WeekNovember typically means it's time to get the rake out, clean up the yard and get the house ready for the cold winter that's typically ahead. But most of us can stay in denial of that, put on the sunglasses and even the shorts for at least another week.
Get Ready For A Hot Monday To Start The WeekIt's July, which means we're in the hottest time of the year for Minnesota weather. Mother Nature won't disappoint on Monday as she will bring the heat. With it will come some oppressive humidity and a few storms before it finally feels comfortable again.
Wednesday's 84-Degree High Breaks 133-Year RecordIt may not have felt like it with the high wind speeds, but temperatures in the Twin Cities reached 84 degrees Wednesday, breaking a 133-year-old record.
Wednesday Brings Bitter Cold, Heat Wave May Arrive Next WeekWhile the air on Wednesday feels like the deepest, most miserable part of winter -- the kind that settles into your bones as though setting up shop for the long term -- there are a few signs of impending spring in the air.
Salvation Army Working To Keep Homeless From HeatHousing nearly 600 people a night is typical for the Salvation Army Harbor Light Center. But those numbers remain steady with the hot weather, barely giving staff a break to prepare adequate room.
Heat Proves Too Much For Some Minneapolis SchoolsMinneapolis schools tried fans, popsicles, ice and outdoor classes before finally giving in to a late-summer heat wave.
Hot Weather Puts Negative Impact On State Fair Food BizThe hot weather is having a huge impact on State Fair food businesses. Attendance was down on Sunday by 40,000 folks this year compare with last.
Mpls. Schools Deal With A Scorching First Day The excitement of the first day of classes for Minneapolis Public Schools came with some apprehension due to Monday’s sweltering heat. The district got permission to begin the school year a week before Labor Day four years ago. Most classrooms are not equipped with air conditioning. The principals and teachers in Minneapolis did what they could to make sure students were as comfortable as possible.
Xcel: Hundreds Lose Power Overnight In Metro, May Be Heat-RelatedAfter another day in the 90s, the heat and humidity is starting to take a toll on some Twin Cities residents. Officials with Xcel Energy reported hundreds of power outages across the metro Wednesday night.