Minnesota Weather: #Top10WxWeekend Continues With Summery SundayThe fall season is in full swing and this weekend is looking gorgeous.
WCCO Saturday Morning Links: Sept. 24, 2021Here are links to the topics Mike Augustyniak and Jennifer Mayerle covered on WCCO Saturday Morning.
Minnesota Weather: Drought Conditions Ease In First Days Of FallWCCO director of meteorology Mike Augustyniak says that a combination of recent rain and cooler temperatures are the cause for the downgrades. At this point, about one quarter of the state is still considered to be under extreme drought.
Minnesota Weather: Drought Conditions Holding In Place As State Moves Into FallThe latest data from the U.S. Drought Monitor show that in the last week the state's areas of moderate and severe drought conditions across central and southern Minnesota remained much the same as they were when last week's report was issued.
Minnesota Weather: Wildfire Smoke Moving Across MN Visible From SpaceA thick haze of wildfire smoke is moving across the state of Minnesota and can now be seen from space.
Minnesota Weather: Drought Easing In Central, Southern MinnesotaThe latest data from the U.S. Drought Monitor show that in the last week the state saw a gradual easing of moderate and severe drought conditions across central and southern Minnesota. About 85% of the state is at least experiencing moderate drought, that's down from nearly 89% last week.
Minnesota Weather: Warmer Temps, Sunshine For Labor Day Weekend; Pop-Up Showers PossibleMeteorologist Mike Augustyniak says that if the pop-up showers do hit, they'll last for roughly 15 minutes or so. Otherwise, the weekend will stay mostly dry.
Minnesota Weather: This Summer Was The Warmest On Record In The Twin CitiesAfter sweating through 26 days of 90-degree weather, residents in the Twin Cities may not be too surprised to learn that this summer was the warmest on record for average temperature since 1873, the year weather records began in the metro.
Minnesota Weather: Flash Flood/Tornado Warnings Issued, More Storms Possible In Southern MNAlmost the entirety of the state is under a threat for severe weather on Saturday, with central Minnesota under an "enhanced" risk.
MN Weather: State Now Experiencing One Of The Worst Droughts In Its HistoryDespite last week’s rainfall, Minnesota is now experiencing one of the worst droughts in its history.
Minnesota Weather: Another Chance At Scattered Rainfall SundayShowers moved through the Twin Cities in the morning hours. Through Sunday afternoon, scattered rainfall is expected.