Weather Forecast



April 11, 2013
Large sections of power line poles in the Worthington area were snapped under the extra weight of all the ice and high winds Wednesday, April 10, 2013, leaving much of Nobles County without power.  Nobles County officials said Thursday could be up to a week before all the electricity will be restored. Daily Globe photo by Brian Korthals
Willmar, Minn., area crews respond to southwest region of state still in the dark
April 11, 2013 - 11:04pm
Snow covers the apparatus Thursday at Minnegasco Park in southwest Willmar. The park, usually buzzing with activity this time of year, was deserted as a spring snowstorm hit the area. Tribune photo by Rand Middleton
West central Minnesota residents ‘so so so so sick of snow!!’
April 11, 2013 - 11:00pm
This vehicle came to a rest in fresh snow Thursday at the intersection of County Road 10 and Minnesota State Highway 71 after colliding with a plow. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Minnesota state troopers respond to hundreds of weather-related crashes across the region
April 11, 2013 - 10:54pm
West Central Tribune's front page Wednesday was featured on The Weather Channel (video)
April 11, 2013 - 5:04pm
Two men work to remove a truck in Botkinburg, Ark., Thursday, April 11, 2013, that was overturned when a severe storm struck the area late Wednesday. The National Weather Service is surveying areas Thursday to determine whether tornadoes or strong winds caused damage. (AP Photo/Danny Johnston)
Update: Severe storms sock Midwest, push east; 1 dead
April 11, 2013 - 1:47pm
Editorial: Time to be prepare for severe weather
April 11, 2013 - 12:39pm
Two Kandiyohi County drivers got into their snowplows Thursday morning and headed back out to plow county roads. Tribune photo by Kelly Boldan
County plows back out on the roads in west central Minn.
April 11, 2013 - 10:01am
Vehicles are covered in snow Thursday morning in southwest Willmar. Local snow removal crews estimate Kandiyohi County got 4-5 inches of snow. (Tribune photo by Rand Middleton)
10 inches of snow already reported in west central Minn.
April 11, 2013 - 9:06am
Heavy snow, wind, ice make travel hazardous today in west central Minn.
April 11, 2013 - 7:23am
Hazelwood fire fighters gather outside a home in Hazelwood that was damaged by a storm as the make a plan to enter and retrieve medicine for a resident who escaped the home on Wednesday, April 10, 2013. Butch Dye, a hydrometeorological technician with the National Weather Service in St. Louis, Mo., said severe weather struck the suburb of Hazelwood. "We won't be able to confirm whether it was a tornado until teams get out there tomorrow," Dye said. (AP Photo/David Carson, Post-Dispatch)
Severe storms hit Midwest with snow, ice, winds
April 11, 2013 - 6:52am
Kathy Carlson picks up branches from her front yard on Lake Street in Worthington. Photo by Julie Buntjer/Daily Globe.
Worthington declares state of emergency, ice breaks trees and power lines, industries halted, city running on generators
April 11, 2013 - 4:52am
A downed power line is shown Wednesday near Worthington. (Brian Korthals/Daily Globe)
Thousands without power in rural Nobles County
April 11, 2013 - 4:44am
Montevideo declares a snow emergency this morning
April 11, 2013 - 4:36am
Willmar forecast calls for up to a foot of snow
April 11, 2013 - 4:29am
April 10, 2013
The damage of downed trees Wednesday in Worthington, Minn., following the ice storm that hit southwestern Minnesota. Ice damage caused power outages Wednesday in Worthington and some other southwest Minnesota communities. Forum News Service photo by the Worthington Daily button
Ice-storm damage hits Worthington hard (video)
April 10, 2013 - 9:11pm