Weather Forecast



February 14, 2019
Nisswa Winter Jubilee on tap this weekend
February 14, 2019 - 6:00am
February 12, 2019
Latest snowfall could add 2-4 inches to snow depth
February 12, 2019 - 3:00am
February 11, 2019
A snowmobiler heads out through the snow onto Rice Lake Sunday, Feb. 10, in Brainerd. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
More snow? Oh, no! - Snowfall expected to continue
February 11, 2019 - 3:00am
February 10, 2019
Crow Wing County road maintenance continues this week
February 10, 2019 - 10:30am
Faith: It's winter - rejoice!
February 10, 2019 - 5:30am
February 6, 2019
Wildlife managers count the days when snow depth equals or exceeds 15 inches, and the number of days when the temperature drops below zero. The two numbers—days with 15 or more inches or snow, and days below zero—are added together. If the total does not exceed 100, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources considers it a mild winter. View the current WSI on the MN DNR website -
Inside the Outdoors: WSI is a game of inches and days
February 6, 2019 - 6:00am
February 4, 2019
Monday morning commute could be icy: More below-zero nights to come this week
February 4, 2019 - 3:00am
January 31, 2019
WinterFest fills first weekend in February
January 31, 2019 - 6:00am
January 23, 2019
Sawtooth ice drips with cold water Tuesday, Jan. 22, on Little Buffalo Creek in Brainerd. After two mild days with temperatures in the upper teens, frigid air is expected Thursday and Friday. Thursday's daytime high may reach 6 below. The overnight temperature may fall to 26 below, with wind chill values of 25 to 35 below zero. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Winter's icy grip
January 23, 2019 - 3:00am
January 21, 2019
Today: There is a 100 percent chance of snow, mainly after noon, with a total daytime accumulation of 1-3 inches possible, with more snowfall expected tonight and Tuesday morning. Photo Illustration.
Lakes area should brace for 5-7 inches of snow
January 21, 2019 - 12:09pm
January 12, 2019
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The Last Windrow: The view from a winter deer stand
January 12, 2019 - 7:30am
January 11, 2019
Skaters glide around the rink Thursday, Jan. 3, in Nisswa. Erin Bormett / Echo Journal
Skating at sunset
January 11, 2019 - 6:00am
January 10, 2019
With a later snowfall this season, many businesses were waiting with anticipation to see how they would be affected. For some restaurants close to trails, late December snowstorms caused a significant surge in patronage. Managers are thrilled with recent business. Photo Illustration
Winter weather a boon for business - Snow brings out snowmobilers
January 10, 2019 - 6:00am
January 3, 2019
Carol and Matt Bradley pull their ice fishing equipment onto the ice during heavy snow Thursday, Dec. 28. Erin Bormett / Echo Journal
Winter weather can't keep locals inside
January 3, 2019 - 8:00am
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Inside the Outdoors: Solstice bonfires bring hopeful light to the winter darkness
January 3, 2019 - 6:00am