Weather Forecast


Snowfall up to 4 inches reported in central Minn.

Meteorological spring is only 3 days away but snow continues to pile up in west central Minnesota, here in downtown Willmar. Accompanied by high winds, the snow caused many schools to call off classes Monday. (Tribune photo by Rand Middleton)

WILLMAR – Intermediate snowfall totals from the National Weather Service range from less than an inch up to 4 inches so far, but the reports from observers and spotters are scattered.

Carlos in Douglas County reported 4 inches, and Kimball in Stearns County reported 3.5 inches. There is a report of 1.5 inches from Redwood Falls.

The blizzard warning due to the new snow and high winds continues in western Minnesota until 1 a.m. Tuesday.

Susan Lunneborg
Susan Lunneborg is news editor of the West Central Tribune. She joined the staff in Willmar in 1999 and has been a newspaper journalist for more than 20 years. She can be reached directly at the email linked here, but for the most timely response, please send news releases to the Tribune's general news email:
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