Temps Reach Frigid Lows Across The State, Without Wind Chillome of the coldest air of the season has settled into Minnesota. The bottom dropped out of readings in the northern region of the state Thursday. It's 31 below in Ely and Fosston, 28 below at Bemidji and 25 below in Brainerd. That's without the wind chill factor.
Siberian Air Brings Big Shivers To MinnesotaA week ago, we were wrapping up a six-day stretch of above-average temperatures and some melting. But Wednesday brought a different story and a different season, after officially bottoming out at minus 9 degrees in the morning. And as cold as it is Wednesday, it's not a record. February has been cold, with way more days below average than above -- and Wednesday was the coldest.
Student Tweets Cold-Themed Playlist To Convince MPS To CloseSeveral school districts have cancelled class on Wednesday, including the state’s two largest, Anoka-Hennepin and Minneapolis Public Schools. MPS calls the bitter blast dangerous, citing the cold temperatures, wind chill and safety of students as the reason.
Subzero Temps Make For Rough StartThe bone-chilling cold Minnesotans woke up to Monday had drivers kicking cars that wouldn't start and parents in the metro bundling kids up for the bus stop.
NOAA: El Niño May Bring Above Normal Winter TempsThere’s a considerable chance El Niño will develop in the coming months, bringing warmer temperatures to our notoriously chilly winters.
Even With Cold Temperatures, ASG Activities Won't Cool DownMonday's high temp of 64 is the coldest high temperature ever recorded on this date in the Twin Cities. And strong wind gusts along the streets of downtown Minneapolis really made the weather hard to ignore Monday morning.
Cold Weather Dampens Spring Fun At Golf CoursesFor Minnesota's struggling golf industry, spring can't come soon enough. In a post-Tiger Woods world, with the U.S. losing an estimated 1 million golfers a year, course owners find themselves struggling to compete.
It's Pres-snow-dent's Day! Spend It ShovelingFour score and seven inches ago ... (Get it? Because it's President's Day? Just go with it.) Yes, another round of intense snowfall is currently falling with parts of the state anticipating up to seven inches of fresh new fluff.
Potholes Peaking Early, Thanks To Extreme TemperaturesAt Parents Autocare in south Minneapolis, winter can get a little redundant. But this winter has been anything but routine. And potholes are peaking early.
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.
Schools Cancel Classes Monday Due To Extreme ColdAnoka-Hennepin School District has announced they will cancel classes for Monday, joining a number of other schools making the same decision.
Brutal Cold Returns To Midwest For Extended StayAn unusual weather pattern driving bitterly cold air from the Arctic Circle south across a huge swath of the Midwest is expected to send temperatures plummeting Monday from Minneapolis to Louisville, Ky., the latest punch from a winter that is in some areas shaping up as one of the coldest on record.