1 Rain season: Jan 1st to Dec 31st.
2 Snow season July 1st to June 30th.
3 Snow manually measured usually around 7AM and 7PM.
5 Estimated amount of water needed to replace the water used by plants and evaporation from the past week. (Negative numbers mean amount of water needed, positive numbers mean excess water is present).
6 Air Quality Index is provided by Minnesota Polution Control Agency and is updated hourly between the hours of 6AM and Midnight.
10 Historical average only to day 5 of just the month of December for this station since 2004.
11 Historical average rain this season to day 5 of December for this station since 2004.
NWS Weather Forecast -
Outlook Tonight & Tuesday
Lo 24 °F
NWS forecast: Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 24. East wind 9 to 14 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible. WXSIM forecast: Dense overcast. Patchy light fog. Snow likely in the evening, then a chance of snow after midnight. Relatively mild. Low 29°. Wind chill ranging from 21 to 26. Wind east-southeast around 7 mph, gusting to 20 mph, in the evening, becoming south-southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation 70 percent. Precipitation (liquid equivalent) mostly around a quarter of an inch. Snow accumulation 1 to 2 inches. Local station forecast:Increasing clouds and cooler. precipitation possible within 6 hrs. windy with possible wind shift to the w, nw, or n.
Snow Likely and Breezy
Hi 24 °F⇓
NWS forecast: Snow likely, mainly before 2pm. Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 16 by 5pm. Breezy, with a west wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible. WXSIM forecast: Cloudy in the morning, becoming dense overcast in the afternoon. Snow likely. High 32°, but temperatures falling in the afternoon. Wind chill ranging from 11 to 23. Wind south-southwest around 9 mph, gusting to 18 mph, in the morning, becoming west-southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation 60 percent. Precipitation (liquid equivalent) mostly less than a quarter of an inch. Snow accumulation about an inch.