Warm weekend in store
The area experienced a blend of clouds and some sunshine on Wednesday. The winds finally backed-down on Wednesday as well after very wind conditions on Monday and Tuesday. Park Rapids had a peak wind gust of 40 mph on Tuesday, but parts of the state had winds in excess of 50 mph. Morris has a peak wind gust on Monday of 51 mph. A northly flow helped to usher-in some cooler air. Morris only had a high of 48 degrees on Wednesday.