Weather Forecast



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Vehicles will need to be removed from the central business district in downtown Willmar from 10 p.m. Thursday to 6 a.m. Friday as city plow drivers clear away the latest snowfall.
Snow emergency called for downtown Willmar
5 hours 27 min ago
February 20, 2019
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Brenda Weishalla removes snow from her car outside her home in Willmar before heading to work Wednesday during the snowstorm.
Plows continue cleanup as records break, Snowfall of 6 to 10 inches reported
February 20, 2019 - 7:01pm
Erica Dischino / Tribune
A car is towed Wednesday on First Street in Willmar after two vehicles collided. The snow blocked the view of one of the drivers, causing the collision.
Heavy snow causes travel woes and more snow is on the way
February 20, 2019 - 1:22pm
The snow drive on Business 71 in north Willmar Wednesday button
The morning drive into north Willmar Feb. 20
February 20, 2019 - 12:10pm
Eric Heald from Squegee Squad shovels off snow before ice dams are melted on a house in Stillwater, Minn., on Feb. 27, 2014. Ice dams are a problem and the Squeegee Squad of South St. Paul has doubled its workers and bought more steam machines to handle the hundreds of calls flooding in. (Pioneer Press: Jean Pieri)
Ice dams are a scourge. What can you do to get your home ready?
February 20, 2019 - 10:59am
The view from a snowplow late Wednesday morning east of Clara City on Minnesota Highway 7. (MnDOT 511 photo)
Snow will continue through much of day in west central Minnesota
February 20, 2019 - 9:19am
February 14, 2019
Blowing snow along a highway
February 14, 2019 - 9:56pm
A photo from a Minnesota Department of Transportation snowplow on U.S. Highway 71 headed north toward Minnesota Highway 7 from about 5:10 p.m.  Thursday.
- MnDOT photo
Blowing snow could create hazardous driving conditions in west central Minnesota Thursday evening
February 14, 2019 - 5:34pm
February 12, 2019
MnDOT file photo
MnDOT advises Willmar area motorists to slow down due to icy road conditions
February 12, 2019 - 5:43pm
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A snow emergency has been called for the central business district in downtown Willmar.
Snow emergency called for downtown Willmar
February 12, 2019 - 2:07pm
February 10, 2019
White tail deer are expected to multiply fast as Minnesota's climate alters. Warmer winters means less snow, which means they will be able to forage for food more easily. Forum News Service file photo
Packin’ up and heading north? Climate change is affecting Minnesota more than most states
February 10, 2019 - 3:21pm
February 9, 2019
Erica Dischino / Tribune file photo

The City of Willmar has declared a snow emergency for the Central Business District starting at 10 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 10. City parking lots will be open for vehicles otherwise parked on the street during this time.
Snow emergency in place for Sunday in downtown Willmar
February 9, 2019 - 12:51pm
February 8, 2019
UPDATE: MnDOT lifts no-travel advisory for many area state highways
February 8, 2019 - 9:13am
West Central Tribune's delivery Friday will be delayed in some areas due to weather conditions in the region.
Donna Middleton / Tribune
Friday's delivery of the West Central Tribune is delayed in some areas
February 8, 2019 - 9:05am
No travel advisories remain in effect for much of central Minnesota
February 8, 2019 - 7:10am