Area Weather: Weekend wintry mix in store for the area
Look for a wintry mix of moisture across the region for this weekend. A strong winter storm will impact the state this weekend. Winter Storm Warnings are already posted for the area with freezing rain changing to snow.
In 1936, the coldest wind chill the Twin Cities has ever reported was -67 on this day with the new wind chill formula (-87 with the old formula).
Winter storms tend to develop over southeast Colorado in the lee of the Rockies.
AT A GLANCE
Moorhead...Low 21...High 31
Morris...Low 24... High 32
Cloudy and breezy with snow likely possibly mixed with some freezing drizzle/sleet at times. High 30 Low 20 Winds: SE 15-20 mph. Prec. .25"-.75". Today's sunrise: 7:53 am Today's sunset: 5:14 p.m. Normal High: 19 Normal Low: 0. A strong low will push into the state and bring freezing rain/sleet and snow to the area.
Sunday: Mostly cloudy, snow and blowing snow likely. High 28 Low 18 Winds: N 15-20 mph Prec. .20"-.50"
Monday: Mostly cloudy with lingering snow and blowing snow. High 21 Low 6 Winds: NW 10-20 mph Prec. Trace-.10"
Tuesday: Partly cloudy and colder. High 17 Low 1 Winds: NW 10-15 mph. Prec. None
Wednesday: Mix of clouds and sun with a slight chance of light snow. High 15 Low -1 Winds: NW 10-15 mph Prec. Trace-.05".