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.
9 Solar Index represents either an absolute scale of solar energy (W/m²) using the station’s recorded maximum or a percentage of computed theoretical solar maximum using the station’s location and time of day. These indices differ most when the sun is low on the horizon. The current scale is shown, and will toggle if it or the icon is clicked.
10 Historical average only to day 8 of just the month of December for this station since 2004.
11 Historical average rain this season to day 8 of December for this station since 2004.
NWS Weather Forecast -
Outlook This Afternoon & Tonight
Scattered Snow Showers and Breezy
Hi 33 °F
NWS forecast: Scattered snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 33. Breezy, with a west wind around 24 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Local station forecast:Increasing clouds with little temp. change. precipitation possible within 24 to 48 hrs.
Scattered Snow Showers and Blustery
Lo 26 °F
NWS forecast: Scattered snow showers, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Blustery, with a northwest wind 17 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.