We are seeing a lot of tweets like this from school districts across the area this morning, better check the status of your district before sending those kiddos off to school! #mnwx#wiwxtwitter.com/WaconiaSchools…
Yesterday's winter storm as it was developing over the Northern Plains. Notice as the low was strengthening over the southern South Dakota region, precipitation seen as whitish colored clouds began streaming in from the south then came from the east. #ndwx#mnwx#sdwx#GOESEastt.co
...Daily Snowfall Record Set at Rochester Minnesota...
On March 5th, the official NWS snow observer near Rochester International Airport measured 6.3" of snow. This surpassed the previous record for this day which was 4.7" in 2013. Snowfall records date back to 1893.
MSP, MInneapolis/St. Paul Airport, 3.5" Depth 5" EAU, Eau Claire Airport, 3.9" Depth 6" Chanhassen NWS, 4.6" Depth 9" St. Cloud Airport, This observation remains questionable, we will look into this measurable in the morning. 3.5" Depth 9"
Last service update 9:30 PM: 23% of buses are delayed. Average delay is about 3-4 minutes. Blue Line and Green Line experiencing minimal delays. Routes 63, and 294 on snow reroute. Details at metrotransit.org/snow
Service update 8:45 PM: 31% of buses are delayed. Average delay is about 5 minutes. Blue Line and Green Line experiencing minimal delays. Routes 63, and 294 on snow reroute. Details at metrotransit.org/snow