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Showers Return Late Tuesday; Spotty Thunder Through Thursday

Caribou Rock TrailThanks to my good friend Lee Huffman for the picture below. He was in Northeastern Minnesota this weekend and happened to find a few lakes with a little ice still left on them! This picture was taken on … Continue reading

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Nice Monday, then Somewhat Soggy and Unsettled

PM Sunday ThunderstormsA strong thunderstorm pushed through parts of the metro PM Sunday with gusty winds and large hail. This was the view of the storm around 5:30pm Thanks to my good friend Ryan Lutzka for the picture below. He … Continue reading

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Memories of June

Memories of JuneBy Todd Nelson I am happy to report that spring fever has officially set in. Blooming flowers, green grass and yard chores; I could get used to this for a while. In fact, the full moon Sunday night … Continue reading

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Summer-like Weekend Ahead

Thanks to my brother-in-law Aaron Weidner for the image below. This was the view over Lake Minnetonka on our flight home from Cancun Thursday evening. Happy anniversary to he and his wife of 5 years! My lovely wife and I … Continue reading

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Trending Wetter By Next Week – 1 in 6 Species Threatened by Climate Volatility

68 F. high temperature in the Twin Cities Thursday.65 F. average high on April 30.46 F. high on April 30, 2014. 2.3 F. April was 2.3 F warmer than average in the Twin Cities. April 30, 2004: After a high … Continue reading

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Trending Wetter – Tornado Magnets – Climate Denial Comes to St. Paul

68 F. high in the Twin Cities Wednesday.64 F. average high on April 29.42 F. high on April 29, 2014. Trace of snow fell on April 29, 2014. April 29, 1984: Late season snow blankets the Twin Cities with 6.6 … Continue reading

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As Good As It Gets – Does Climate Change Impact Earthquake Potential?

65 F. high in the Twin Cities Tuesday.64 F. average high on April 28.45 F. high on April 28, 2014. 2.42″ rain so far in April.2.44″ average April rain, to date.5.64″ April of last year, to date. April 28, 1994: … Continue reading

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Fast Forward May – Extreme Weather Events on the Rise

69 F. high in the Twin Cities Monday.63 F. average high on April 27.45 F. high on April 27, 2014. April 27 in Minnesota Weather History. Source: Twin Cities National Weather Service. 2002: Heavy snow over the Twin Cities and … Continue reading

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A Very Springy Week – How an F5 Tornado Helped to Launch the Mayo Clinic

64 F. high in the Twin Cities Sunday.63 F. average high on April 26.55 F. high on April 26, 2014. April 26, 1954: Downpour in Mora, where nearly 7 inches of rain fell in a little over 10 hours. Tornadic … Continue reading

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Warming Trend – Why 2 Degrees Matter

62 F. high in the Twin Cities Saturday.63 F. average high on April 25.64 F. high on April 25, 2014. April 25, 1996: Heavy snow over northern Minnesota. 10 inches of snow at Baudette. The International Falls airport closed for … Continue reading

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Spring Returns Next Week – Remembering the May 6, 1965 Super-Outbreak

52 F. high temperature in the Twin Cities Friday.62 F. average high on April 24.45 F. high on April 24, 2014. .34″ rain fell yesterday at MSP International Airport. April 25,1996: Heavy snow over northern Minnesota. 10 inches of snow … Continue reading

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Nothing to Whine About: Rain Today, 70s Next Week

55 F. high temperature in the Twin Cities Thursday.62 F. average high on April 23.47 F. high on April 23, 2014. April 23, 1990: A record of 88 degrees is set at Redwood Falls Sputtering Spring Oh stop your whining. … Continue reading

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Brighter and Better Thursday Ahead

Quadruple Rainbow?I’ve seen a double rain, even part of a triple rainbow, but have never heard of a quadruple rainbow, have you? Take a look at this incredible image taken by Amanda Curtis from Glen Cove, NY on April 21st, … Continue reading

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Gradual Improvements

April Snow Showers Bring…?Thanks to my good friend, Amy Rutledge, from Duluth, MN for the picture below… I gather from seeing/reading numerous social media posts from friends and family memebers, that scenes like this aren’t welcome anymore this late in … Continue reading

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Still Breezy and Cool; Feels Like Fall

St. Michael/Albertville Makes Kraft Hockeyville’s Top 4 !! WOW! The St. Michael/Albertville community has been nominated as one of the TOP 4 FINALISTS in Kraft Hockeyville’s Grandprize: $150,000 for rink upgrades and chance to host an NHL pre-season hockey game!! They need your help in the voting process! Voting Starts: MON, APRIL 20 AT … Continue reading

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