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Wednesday...Snow, accumulating an additional 3-6 inches; untreated surfaces will be slippery. High 29 F. Winds ESE at 10 mph. 3-Day Outlook
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  • Wed 02/20 snow 29°/11° Snow Precip chance: 78% Wind: 6.9 ESE
  • Thu 02/21 mostly-cloudy 25°/13° Mostly cloudy Precip chance: 2% Wind: 6.9 WSW
  • Fri 02/22 snow 31°/28° Snow Precip chance: 66% Wind: 8.1 SE
  • Sat 02/23 snow 36°/23° Flurries Precip chance: 70% Wind: 6.9 ENE
  • Sun 02/24 snow 26°/-1° Snow Precip chance: 67% Wind: 13.8 NW
  • Mon 02/25 mostly-cloudy 14°/3° Mostly cloudy Precip chance: 25% Wind: 5.8 NW
  • Tue 02/26 mostly-cloudy 16°/-1° Mostly cloudy Precip chance: 30% Wind: 6.9 NW
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  • Thu 02/28 partly-cloudy 12°/4° Partly sunny Precip chance: 21% Wind: 5.8 WNW
  • Fri 03/01 mostly-cloudy 21°/4° Mostly cloudy Precip chance: 25% Wind: 2.3 NNW
  • Sat 03/02 mostly-cloudy 15°/-2° Mostly cloudy Precip chance: 9% Wind: 9.2 WNW
  • Sun 03/03 clear 14°/1° Sunny Precip chance: 23% Wind: 9.2 SW
  • Mon 03/04 clear 23°/3° Sunny Precip chance: 1% Wind: 8.1 W
  • Tue 03/05 clear 16°/5° Mostly sunny Precip chance: 7% Wind: 9.2 S
  • Wed 03/06 partly-cloudy 31°/10° Partly sunny Precip chance: 25% Wind: 8.1 NW
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Paul Douglas: Biggest snowfall of winter is possible, with up to 8 inches

Paul Douglas on Weather Logo This may come as a shock but it's going to snow pretty hard on Wednesday. Enough to shovel and plow and gum up your commute. Friendly reminder: I'm just the messenger. As excited as I am on some level to break records and (finally) have some good news for snow lovers, I'm as ready for spring as you are ...

Overnight forecast: Low of 14; clouds build into early snow

Feb 20, 5:47am

Weather News

Minneapolis
5 minutes ago
Snow is about to come back to the Twin Cities starting Wednesday.

Mpls., St. Paul schools call off classes today

Other closures followed, including Anoka-Hennepin, as the forecast calls for 5 to 9 inches of snow. That would make this month the metro's snowiest February on record.
Local
8 minutes ago

Scores of school districts close as storm advances

Forecasters are warning residents in parts of Minnesota and western Wisconsin the advancing winter storm could produce up to 9 inches of snow.
National
12:25am

US steps up winter-warfare training as global threat shifts

Hunkered down behind a wall of snow, two U.S. Marines melt slush to make drinking water after spending the night digging out a defensive position high in the Sierra Nevada. Their laminated targeting map is wedged into the ice just below the machine gun.
Blogs
February 19
Paul Douglas: Biggest snowfall of winter is possible, with up to 8 inches

Paul Douglas: Biggest snowfall of winter is possible, with up to 8 inches

This may come as a shock but it's going to snow pretty hard on Wednesday. Enough to shovel and plow and gum up your commute. Friendly reminder: I'm just the messenger. As excited as I am on some level to break records and (finally) have some good news for snow lovers, I'm as ready for spring as you are right about now. It's coming, just no time soon. If we pick up 4" or more today (likely) this will be the snowiest February on record for the Twin Cities.
Variety
February 19

And now for the weather on Mars, courtesy of new NASA lander

And now for the weather on Mars: NASA's newest lander is offering daily reports on the red planet's frigid winter.