Weather Forecast


Corps of Engineers begins winter draw downs of reservoirs


The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, started its annual winter draw down of eight of its Minnesota and North Dakota reservoirs recently. Lakes affected in our area include Gull, Crosslake, Leech and Winni.

Mississippi Headwaters basin:

Gull Lake, near Brainerd, Minn., is currently releasing flows due to fall rains. The lake will be gradually drawn down during the fall, and the final elevation level will be determined by the winter snow water content.

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