Weather Forecast

The temperature read -22 in Willmar early Monday morning on a Willmar Public School sign. All schools in Willmar and Minnesota were closed Monday due to the Arctic cold front. Tribune photo by Rand Middleton

Wind chill warning remains in effect all day today in west central Minn.


A wind chill warning remains in effect for all of Minnesota through noon Tuesday.

The coldest airmass since at least 1996  will continue to bring dangerous wind chills to west central Minnesota into Tuesday, according to the National Weather Service in Chanhassen.

High temperatures today will only make a small recovery from lows last night and will be close to all-time cold records in many locations.

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Kelly Boldan
Kelly Boldan has been the editor of the West Central Tribune of Willmar, since joining the newspaper in October 2001. He has previously worked as the editor at the Bemidji Pioneer, also part of Forum Communications Co., and other daily newspapers, online Web sites, and weekly agriculture newspapers in Wisconsin, Texas and Minnesota. You can follow via Twitter at @KellyBoldanWCT or read about the Tribune's newsroom blog at: or the Tribune's blog at:
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