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Fall Weather Pattern Arrives

Rain and much cooler temperatures behind a cold front will bring a feeling of fall to the east coast today. In addition, an active fall storm pattern developing in the Pacific Northwest this week will bring areas of heavy rains, and very high elevations could receive heavy snow. Wetting rains to the valley floors will spread south Thu and Fri into northern California,where active fires continue. Read More >

So far this Winter Season (December 1st through January 30th) of 2013-2014, Duluth and International Falls rank as the 3rd coldest on record.
The following is a list of the top 3 coldest winter seasons to date at International Falls and Duluth.

International Falls

1)  -4.5 degrees average temperature from December 1, 1976 through January 30, 1977

2)  -4.1 degrees average temperature from December 1, 1978 through January 30, 1979

3)  -3.9 degrees average temperature from December 1, 2013 through January 30, 2014

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Duluth

1) 2.1 degrees average temperature from December 1, 1976 through January 30, 1977

2) 2.9 degrees average temperature from December 1, 1917 through January 30, 1918

3) 3.3 degrees average temperature from December 1, 2013 through January 30, 2014