UPDATE: Problems With NOAA's GOES-17 SatelliteAs the satellite was first being powered up in orbit -- 22,000 miles above the Equator -- a problem with the ABI's cooling system was discovered.
Thursday Could Rain On Your Parade ... Friday, TooThe mild, dry air that led to near-perfect conditions early this week is on its way out, with juicier air on its way in.
Mora Area Overwhelmed By More Than 6.5 Inches Of RainMora was ground zero, where residents awoke to rain gauges overflowing. Inches of rain washed out culverts, overflowed roads and caught motorists off guard.
Mike's Mix: The Long Goodbye’s Golden Locks Of LoreleiMike heads into the caves along Stillwater’s Main Street for a summery cocktail recipe.
Mike's Mix: 4Bells’ Harmon PlaceMike heads to 4Bells in Minneapolis to sample a cocktail that pairs well with this weekend's Twin Cities Pride festivities.
Tornado Watch Canceled, Hot & Humid Sunday AheadParts of west central Minnesota are under a Tornado Watch until midnight. It does not include the Twin Cities.
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Tornado Watch Issued For Southern MinnesotaA system of storms is already being fueled by heavy moisture across southwestern Minnesota early Saturday morning.
2 Boozy Slushees For Your Summer Pool PartiesTry these cool and refreshing summer drinks, just in time for pool parties and beachfront lounging.
Milaca Weather Watcher Raises $2K To Buy School A Weather StationAlex Ziegler realized an electronic weather station could help his school district make decisions about weather-related delays and closings.
MSP Temps Reach 100, Only 2nd Recorded Time In MayThis is the earliest we've seen a 100-degree day in the Twin Cities in recorded history. Previously, the record was May 31.
'NOAA, We Have A Problem'Right now, GOES-17 is effectively blind at night and that detailed atmospheric temperature and wind data isn't available during the day either.
April 2018: Record Cold in the US; Still Hot, GloballyFor many of us, weather (like politics, as Tip O'Neill famously said) is local; it's easy to forget that weather conditions can vary widely.
Mike's Mix: Stillwater SipperThis week, Mike's Mix stops at the Bait Shop Bar in The Oasis Cafe to make and sample the Stillwater Sipper.
53 Years Ago, A Tornado Outbreak Killed 6 Minnesotans, Injured Hundreds Sunday marked the anniversary of an important day in Minnesota weather history.