Weather Forecast


Skywarn spotter weather class set Tuesday


Skywarn weather spotter training is scheduled Tuesday in Brainerd, coinciding with Severe Weather Awareness Week in Minnesota and the statewide tornado drills Thursday. At 1:45 p.m. on Thursday, the National Weather Service will issue a simulated tornado warning and outdoor warning sirens will be activated throughout Crow Wing County. At 6:55 p.m., a second drill will take place for families and second-shift workers to practice their sheltering plans.

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Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
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