Southern Minnesota Buried By Springtime SnowstormAfter an anemic season for snow, a spring storm dumped more than a foot of it on parts of Minnesota, forcing some schools to close.
Snow-Starved Minnesota Getting A Fresh DoseMore than 98 percent of Minnesota is at least abnormally dry right now, according to the U.S. Drought Monitor. On the bright side, a little bit of relief might be coming through in the way of a winter storm. Most of the state is currently under a winter weather advisory in effect until 9 p.m.
Midwest Blanketed With Snow, Minnesota Dodges Big TotalsAnother winter storm inflicted fresh misery on the Northeast on Monday, causing the cancellation of flights, classes and major court cases a day after it dumped up to a foot-and-a-half of snow on the Chicago area and blanketed much of the Plains and Midwest.
MSP Flights To East Coast Canceled Over Snow FearsMore than a dozen flights to the east coast from the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport have been canceled in anticipation of a major snowstorm. According to the latest reports from MSP Airport, at least 15 Monday flights to destinations ranging from Boston to New York to Philadelphia have been canceled.
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Snowstorm Halts Corn Harvest For Some FarmersMinnesota farmers are nearing the end of the corn and sunflower harvests, but last week's snowstorm halted the harvest for some farmers.
Snow, Wind Lead To Cancellations At MSP AirportThe first snowstorm of the season is causing big headaches for travelers and crews Monday at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. MSP Spokesman Pat Hogan says there have been about 175 canceled flights Monday. Hogan says he doesn't anticipate many more being made because the airlines were aggressive about canceling them ahead of time.
Weather Blog: Halloween Weather In The Twin CitiesNothing inspires such fright as the vision of Halloween pumpkins shrouded in white. But have no fear, clear skies are in the forecast for Halloween this year.
Good Question: How Does Weather Affect Our Mood?When 2-and-a-half-year-old Jack from Deerwood, Minn. heard it was going to snow almost a foot on April 16, he yelled, "Noooooo!" and slapped his fork on the table. This response went on for a good minute. "The funny thing is I've had people 20-, 30-, 40-, 50-years older reacting the same way," said WCCO Meteorologist Chris Shaffer, who wasn’t all that surprised at the reaction to his forecast. "I just can't get away with acting like that on television, but he can. It's cute for him."
April Snowstorm Could Be A Record BreakerA snowstorm of record-breaking proportions is predicted to mess up the Friday morning commute in the Twin Cities. Forecasters say a mix of precipitation is expected to turn over to heavy snow after midnight Thursday and leave as much as a foot of snow in the Twin Cities by midmorning.
Iconic Metro Treehouse May Be Toppled By April Snowstorm When driving through St. Louis Park, it's hard to miss the big treehouse off of Minnetonka Boulevard. But the local landmark may soon only exist in memories.
Storm Dumps 9 Inches Of Snow On Central Minnesota A winter storm centered in central Nebraska is expected to cause some significant snowfall in Minnesota by early Wednesday morning.