The first winter storm of the season is also going to be responsible for shutting down schools for the first time this year. After a rough year for snow and “cold” days last year, officials at District 885 and St. Michael Catholic School called off classes and after school programs early Monday, Nov. 10. Preschool […]
A major storm front pushing its way out of the Colorado Rockies last night and through the upper portions of the Great Plains today is expected to make its way into Minnesota this afternoon, and the results may not be pretty. The cold front is expected to carry high winds, some possibly damaging, and heavy […]
Wright County Highway 119 is cut to a single lane at Pelican Lake due to heavy rainfall over the past six weeks. The Wright County lake, which is slated to be drained to create a waterfowl management area, has risen at least two feet and covered the road near Wright County 37 in between St. […]
The National Weather Service in Chanhassen has issued a tornado watch for Wright County, effective until 9 p.m. Thursday, May 8. Radar showed a strong line of thunderstorms moving into Wright County shortly after 3 p.m. More storms are expected throughout the afternoon and evening hours, with some that could be severe.
It’s going to go down as one of the wettest Aprils on record, and it’s starting to furrow some brows around Wright County. Communities aren’t reporting widespread water problems, yet, after 5 inches of rain has fallen over the past week, with nearly half of that falling over the weekend and into Monday. However, as […]
The National Weather Service in Chanhassen has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for parts Wright County and parts of Central Minnesota as a slow-moving system makes its way through the area Thursday afternoon and evening. According to the NWS, the St. Michael area could see about 3 inches of heavy, wet snow Thursday night, with […]
It could be worse. You could be reading this from St. Cloud. A winter storm is scheduled to shuffle its way over the Dakotas and into Central Minnesota tonight, dumping anywhere from 6 inches to more than a foot of new snow on areas around the Twin Cities. The St. Cloud area could be hit […]