Monday, April 22, 2013
'Heavy snow' of 1–2 inches per hour warning continues through 7 a.m. Tuesday.
Yes, again: St. Michael is part of a Winter Storm Warning in effect from 4 p.m. Monday through 7 a.m. Tuesday, April 23, 2013. The nitty-gritty: SNOWFALL RATES OF 1 TO 2 INCHES PER HOUR ARE LIKELY AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ALSO POSSIBLE IN THE MAIN HEAVY SNOW BAND. TOTAL AMOUNTS OF 6 TO 9 INCHES ARE EXPECTED Here are excerpts from the Winter Storm Warning issued by the National Weather Service in Chanhassen at 3:40 a.m. Monday: ...WINTER STORM NOW IMMINENT LATER TODAY INTO TONIGHT... ...PROJECTED HEAVY SNOW BAND SHIFTS NORTH AND INTENSIFIES... LOW PRESSURE WILL TRACK FROM THE SOUTHERN PLAINS TO SOUTHWEST WISCONSIN BY MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. PRECIPITATION WILL OVERSPREAD THE AREA FROM THE SOUTHWEST TODAY...WHICH WILL BECOME ALL SNOW THIS …
Thursday, April 18, 2013
'Good call,' wrote another online commenter after St. Michael-Albertville District ended the school day early because of snow.
Early dismissal at St. Michael-Albertville schools Thursday drew the tweets you can see above (or at Storify.com) and these comments on the St. Michael Patch Facebook page:
Tuesday, April 9, 2013
The National Weather Service issued the warning, effective 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 9 until 7 p.m. Thursday, April 11.
Updated 7 a.m. April 10 - The latest forecast from the National Weather Service has the winter storm warning in effect until 7 p.m. Thursday, April 11 with snowfall totals of eight to 12 inches possible. The heaviest snow is expected late Wednesday through early Thursday morning. April 9 - The Twin Cities office of the National Weather Service on Tuesday declared a winter storm warning for much of west central and central Minnesota, including Wright and Hennepin counties. A winter storm warning means “significant amounts of snow, sleet are ice are expected or occuring.” The warning is in effect until 1 p.m. Thursday Some parts of the west central Minnesota could see six to 12 inches of snow fall between Tuesday morning and Thursday morning…
Saturday, February 9, 2013
The winter storm watch has now been upgraded to a warning from Saturday night at midnight to 6 p.m. Monday for the entire Wright County area.
UPDATE 9:39 a.m. Sunday — The National Weather Service's latest information for Wright County released early Sunday morning states blizzard conditions are expected for the area. Around 7 a.m. Sunday, the weather service also stated thunderstorms are possible along with the winter storm. The area is still under both a winter storm warning and a hazardous weather outlook. The short term forecast from the National Weather Service beginning Sunday morning is: .NOW... MOISTURE STREAMING NORTH OUT OF IOWA WILL CONTINUE TO PRODUCE MAINLY LIGHT SNOW...WITH SCATTERED AREAS OF FREEZING DRIZZLE OR ICE PELLETS ACROSS MUCH OF THE SOUTHERN HALF OF MINNESOTA INTO THE 9 AM HOUR. SNOWFALL AMOUNTS IN THE ONE HALF INCH...TO NEAR TWO INCH CATEGORY WILL BE …