Good Question: How Do We Measure Snowfall?The official National Weather Service tally for the MSP airport for our February snowstorm is 9.4 inches. But, chances are, if someone stuck a ruler in the snow this morning, they’d find something different.
State Patrol Reports Over 900 Crashes, Spinouts TuesdayTuesday's snowstorm snarled roads across the metro and southern Minnesota. Minnesota State Patrol reported 924 crashes and spinouts from 10 a.m. Tuesday to 10 a.m. Wednesday. Officials said 475 of those crashes were vehicles off the road and 449 included property damages.
MnDOT Reopens Roads In Southern MinnesotaSome roads in southern Minnesota closed due to Tuesday's blizzard-like conditions have reopened Wednesday morning.
Cancellations, Delays Down Significantly At MSPThings are slowly getting back to normal at Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport Wednesday morning. MSP International lists less than 50 cancellations right now, and about a dozen delays.
MnDOT Digs Metro, Southern Minn. Out After Groundhog Day Snowstorm The Minnesota Department of Transportation is continuing its process of cleaning up Minnesota roads Wednesday morning.
Groundhog Day Snowstorm Drops Record Amount On Metro, Southern Minn.Minnesotans are digging out from a powerful storm that dropped a record amount of snow in the Twin Cities and created blizzard-like conditions to the south.
Good Question: How Does The Groundhog Day Blizzard Stack Up?Tuesday's snowstorm is shaping up to be the biggest of the season for the metro area. This storm is a long ways away from our record, but it will beat out some of our top snowstorms over the past ten years.
St. Paul Mounted Officers Fare Well In Snowy StreetsInstead of squad cars, officers with St. Paul's Mounted Patrol trotted through the snow on horseback in the afternoon.
Drivers In Southern Minnesota Forced Off The RoadsSouthern Minnesota is facing the brunt of the Groundhog Day snowstorm -- school was canceled for kids in Rochester and Albert Lea.
Classes Canceled, Snow Emergencies Declared In Twin CitiesSome students have the day off in Minnesota as a powerful storm approaches the state. The storm is expected to bring blizzard-like conditions to far southern Minnesota through Tuesday night. Wind gusts of up to 40 mph could cause whiteout conditions.
St. Paul Launches Winter Parking AppTuesday's snow event is prompting snow emergencies in many Minnesota cities, including Minneapolis and St. Paul. And in St. Paul, the city has launched a new winter parking app intended to clarify snow emergency rules and clearly show where parking is and is not allowed.
Hazardous Conditions Cause Southern Minn. Highways To CloseSnow in southern Minnesota is creating hazardous conditions for drivers, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.