Area Weather: Mild temps continue; freezing rain is a possibility
Highs in the Morris area have been near normal or slightly above normal. The high on Wednesday in Morris was just 31 degrees as the clouds hindered our warm-up. Tuesday, the high was a lovely 35 degrees. On Monday, the first day of March, we hit an incredible 32 degrees with lots of sunshine in Morris.
In 1966, a blizzard finally came to an end in the Upper Midwest after wind gusts that topped 100 mph!
Dirty snow melts faster than clean. This is due to the albedo effect.
AT A GLANCE
Moorhead...Low 23...High 35
Morris...Low 24... High 37
Marshall...Low 25...High 36
Mostly cloudy, light rain/freezing rain. High 36 Low 27. Winds: SE 15 mph Prec. Trace-.20"
Today's sunrise: 6:52 am Today's sunset: 6:16 p.m.
Normal High: 30 Normal Low: 14
Our next weather disturbance will push through today and could bring some freezing rain and rain.
Sunday: Mix of clouds and some sun. High 37 Low 28 Winds: NW 5-10 mph Prec. Trace-.10"
Monday: Partly to mostly cloudy, slight chance of light rain/freezing rain. High 37 Low 24 Winds: E 5-15 mph Prec. Trace-.05"
Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, light rain/freezing drizzle possible. High 37 Low 23 Winds: E 10-15 mph Prec. Trace-.05"
Wednesday: Mix of clouds and some sun, chance of light rain/freezing drizzle. High 38 Low 23 Winds: SE 5-10 mph Prec. None.