Winter weather

Faribault: Couldn’t Get It There Monday
Many of you know that I come from that big city every day to work. I came down Sunday in anticipation of the storm. After a long day in the station on Monday Jerry helped me make sure I could get my truck out.
Southern Minnesota Winter Storm Warning Update for Monday
Update: 1/21/18 Blizzard Warning added for some areas of southern and southwestern Minnesota

A portion of the Winter Storm Warning has been upgraded to a Blizzard Warning from Mankato to the south and west, including Fairmont and St. James. The Winter Storm Warning was expanded, slightly southeast.…
Winter Storm Watch Sunday Night
The National Weather Service has put out a Winter Storm Watch for Sunday night into Monday, cities included in the watch are, Minneapolis, Blaine, St Paul, Stillwater,
Hutchinson, Gaylord, Chaska, Shakopee, Hastings, Redwood Falls, New Ulm, St Peter,
Le Sueur, Faribault, Red Wing, St James, Mankato,…
Update On The Winter Storm
Updated: The National Weather Service says mixed wintry precipitation will push into western Minnesota this evening with a second area developing later tonight further east
from south central Minnesota to northwest Wisconsin.
Dangerous Wind Chills
The polar freezer door has been left open and we are experiencing some extremely cold temperatures. My car thermometer said -12 when I got to the station on Saturday. Combined with a bit of wind that puts the wind chills in the -35 category resulting in a Wind Chill Advisory for the immediate area a…
The Time to Prepare for Winter Driving is Before Snow Flies
Winter driving is a mental and physical challenge. The Minnesota Department of Public Safety wants motorists to take time now to prepare for the risks that lie ahead. In a blog on their website, the department recommends people prepare their cars for the change in season.
Snowfall Reports for Southern Minnesota
According to the national weather service here are some snowfall totals for the area as of 8:15pm Sunday:
Rochester 4"
Owatonna 4"
Faribault 4"
LeCenter 3.8"
Burnsville 3.5"
Kenyon 3.2"
Hayfield 3"
Mantorville 2.5"
A winter storm warning…

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