Weather Forecast



June 8, 2015
Willmar Utilities Commission OKs solar and wind payment rate
June 8, 2015 - 11:20pm
March 2, 2015
Blizzard warning Tuesday for west central Minnesota
March 2, 2015 - 11:22am
January 8, 2015
High winds and blowing snow this afternoon at the intersection of 19th Ave and 4th Street SE in Willmar this afternoon show the driving challenge. The National Weather Service says driving will be very difficult in open areas outside of city limits for the rest of the day. TRIBUNE photo by Rand Middleton.
Blizzard warning is expanded to Kandiyohi, Swift, Stevens and Big Stone counties
January 8, 2015 - 1:30pm
November 24, 2014
TRIBUNE/Rand Middleton
Traffic on U.S. Highway 12 heading west out of Willmar encountered difficult driving conditions. At 11:30 a.m. the wind was 31 mph out of the northwest whipping up the newly fallen snow.
Blowing snow hampers travel in western Minn.
November 24, 2014 - 12:15pm
October 3, 2014
Fall weather turns blustery today, snow possible tonight
October 3, 2014 - 9:50am
June 19, 2014
Flood warnings, watches continue through evening, wind advisory too
June 19, 2014 - 12:45pm
June 17, 2014
Justin Linde, left, and Zach Pederson, workers for Oakes Lawn Care,  recover one of the 60-some sections of dock from Green Lake at the Skyline Estates Marina on Tuesday afternoon. A brief but powerful windstorm late Monday afternoon caused the damage. (Tribune photo by Rand Middleton)
Big wind deals blow to Green Lake docks, boats
June 17, 2014 - 11:20pm
May 14, 2014
Sunshine and 53 today, sunny days, frosty nights coming
May 14, 2014 - 9:42am
May 8, 2014
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Severe thunderstorms, tornadoes possible today in west central Minn.
May 8, 2014 - 8:59am
March 21, 2014
Wind advisory this afternoon, gusts to 45 mph
March 21, 2014 - 8:58am
February 20, 2014
Winter storm warning now includes Kandiyohi, Stearns, Meeker counties
February 20, 2014 - 11:17am
Major snow coming, Willmar on western edge of blast
February 20, 2014 - 9:08am
January 14, 2014
Snow was blowing Tuesday morning across the state Highway 23, just south of Raymond. The National Weather Service expect the blowing snow continuing through the afternoon.
Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny
Winter weather advisory until 3 p.m., blowing snow reducing visibility
January 14, 2014 - 10:08am
December 24, 2013
Fagen Inc. is partner in wind project planned in S.D.
December 24, 2013 - 5:26am
June 21, 2013
Keep eye to sky this evening in western and central Minn.
June 21, 2013 - 5:07pm