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Extended Outlook: Warmer for Mid-December, Colder for Late December

The latest Climate Prediction Center outlooks favor warmer than normal temperatures and above normal precipitation for North Dakota and Minnesota for mid December. The outlooks then favor colder than normal temperatures over the holidays. Read More >

Overview

Another significant late season snow event has affected portions of the area. Areas from extreme Southeast North Dakota into West Central Minnesota have received 8 up to 18 inches of snow locally. Some areas from Detroit Lakes to Bemidji south to Wadena Minnesota have surpassed April snowfall records. Further information on these records will be provided in the coming weeks. Heavy...wet late season snow fell from Friday afternoon through Saturday morning across parts of southeast North Dakota and west central and northwest Minnesota. The following are snow fall reports received from National Weather Service cooperative observers, trained spotters, broadcast media and the public.

Snow


Storm Reports

Minnesota

... Beltrami County ...
  Bemidji                     12.0 E
  Blackduck                   11.0 M
  Kelliher                     8.0 E
  Waskish                     12.0 M
 
... Clay County ...  
  Hawley                      15.0 E
  Moorhead                     9.1 M
 
... Clearwater County ...  
  Long Lost Lake              11.5 M 
 
... Hubbard County ...
  10 N Park Rapids             9.0 E
 
... Lake Of The Woods County ...
  5 N Roosevelt               12.0 E
 
... Otter Tail County ...
  Fergus Falls                15.0 E
  Pelican Rapids              16.0 M
  Pelican Rapids              18.0 E
  Phelps                      15.0 M
 
... Polk County ...
  Fosston                     12.0 E
 
... Red Lake County ...
  Red Lake Falls               9.0 M
 
... Roseau ...
  Badger                      10.0 E
 
... Wadena County ...
  Sebeka                      11.0 M
  Wadena                       7.0 M
 
... Wilkin County ...
  Breckenridge                12.0 M
  Rothsay                     13.5 E
 
North Dakota
 
... Cass County ...
  Fargo                        9.1 E
 
... Ransom County ...
  Lisbon                        1.0 E
... Richland County ...
Lidgerwood                     8.5 M
  Mantador                    10.0 M
  Wahpeton                    18.0 E
... Sargent County ...
  Havana                       5.5 M

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