The Free Press, Mankato, MN

December 2, 2013

Wet snow, cold forecast for northeastern Minnesota


The Mankato Free Press

---- — DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — A late fall storm is expected to possibly bring more than a foot of wet snow followed by cold in northeastern Minnesota.

According to the National Weather Service, snow has already started with more to follow later Monday as another band of snow spreads into the area.

The Duluth News Tribune reports (http://bit.ly/1eGFDOo ) forecasts were calling for 3 to 6 inches of snow across the region Monday. A second, heavier round of snow is expected Tuesday into Tuesday night.

When it's done Wednesday, snowfall may reach 10 to 15 inches for the Twin Ports and across northeastern Minnesota. Northwestern Wisconsin may see 8 to 12 inches.

Temperatures are expected to be in the teens on Thursday morning before tumbling. Lows should fall well below zero Thursday night.

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Information from: Duluth News Tribune, http://www.duluthnewstribune.com