With dew points in the “tropical” range and a massive drop in temperatures in the forecast for midweek, conditions are ripe for severe weather to hit the Twin Cities area, according to the National Weather Service in Chanhassen. That includes Wright County and the communities within the North Wright County Today coverage area. “(Storm conditions) […]
Just three days after an early morning storm left many in St. Michael, Hanover, Buffalo and Monticello without power, northern Wright County might be in the crosshairs again. A line of severe weather is expected to make its way across South Dakota Tuesday afternoon and into western Minnesota by mid evening, with conditions ripe for severe […]
If road construction and rush hour traffic weren’t enough of a recipe for a long Monday commute home, Mother Nature may be ready to throw another wrench into the works. The National Weather Service in Chanhassen has issued a Hazardous Weather Outlook for Monday, including a slight to moderate risk of severe weather (intense storms, […]
Lighting is suspected in causing a St. Michael house fire early Monday, July 13 after summer storms roared through the area beginning around 10 p.m. Sunday, July 12 and continuing through the night. St. Michael Fire and Rescue was called to the 400 block of Cottonwood Avenue Northwest around 3:30 a.m. Sunday, according to Fire […]
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.
A sweeping storm system is taking shape out of the Eastern Rocky Mountains and Western Plains and headed for the Twin Cities region, with an arrival time of Wednesday night. The good news is the system is being fed by warm air, so temperatures tomorrow will be the highest we’ve seen in 2014, with a […]