How Does The National Weather Service Rate Tornadoes?Their goal is to measure the strength and size of the twisters, not just for archival and historical purposes, but to monitor climate issues as well.
Post-Tornado Cleanup Underway In Western WisconsinThe Wisconsin Air and Army National Guard help clean up the aftermath of a tornado in western Wisconsin.
3-Generation Belle Plaine Farm Significantly Damaged In Monday Night StormThe Buszmann’s own a three-generation cattle farm in Belle Plaine, along Highway 7. Their home was untouched after the storm rolled through, but two of their barns were wiped out and the roof of a third barn was ripped off.
How Sirens Went From Anticipating Air Raids To Warning Of TornadoesAs Hennepin County's population has expanded -- nearly doubling since 1950 -- the number of sirens has increased.
NWS: Tornado Touched Down North Of Glenville MondayThe National Weather Service has confirmed that a tornado touched down just north of Glenville Monday.
For 125 Years, A Chippewa County Family Has Been Recording WeatherFor 125 years, one Minnesota family has been helping to make sure our weather experts get the forecast right.
Major Snowstorm Next Week? Not So Fast, NWS SaysThe NWS said that weather models are suggesting the potential for a winter storm in the upper Midwestern U.S. late next week. But it's way too early to make any responsible forecasts.
Storm Dumps Up To 11 Inches Of Snow In Southern MinnesotaPeople across southern Minnesota are digging out from the first major snowstorm of the season.
Snow Hitting Northwestern Minnesota OvernightWinter is still a good two months away, but parts of Minnesota will get their first significant snow Tuesday night through Thursday morning.
Severe Storms Hit Southeastern MN, Western WisconsinSevere storms raced across the Twin Cities early Wednesday night, leaving behind damage in some areas and knocking out power.
NWS: 15 Tornadoes Hit Minnesota On Sept. 20The National Weather Service says there were a record number of September tornadoes that struck southern Minnesota last Thursday.
Good Question: How Do Forecasters Predict Hurricanes?So, how do forecasters predict when, where and how hard a hurricane will hit? Good Question.
Flash Flooding Threatens Parts Of Southeastern MinnesotaStrong storms are moving across Minnesota and western Wisconsin Tuesday night and early Wednesday, leaving communities underwater.
Red Wing Area Hit Hard By Severe StormsThe Goodhue County Sheriff's Office is receiving reports of storm damage near Red Wing.
Smoke From California Wildfires Can Now Be Seen In Ohio, Experts SayAccording to the U.S. National Weather Service, smoke from the California wildfires is now affecting the skies high over states like Ohio.