Weather Forecast



August 19, 2017
Hail and water shrouded in fog covers the ground after a thunderstorm Friday in Merrifield. (Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch)
Friday storm brings hail, fog
August 19, 2017 - 5:00am
Rainbow halo over the Journey North Church after the Monday, July 17 storm. Photo by Melinda Landham.
PHOTO: After the storm
July 19, 2017 - 12:30pm
Trees were down in the Nashway and Ojibwa roads area south of Nisswa Monday night after the storm. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatchplay button
Storms shut off power for thousands Monday
July 19, 2017 - 6:00am
July 18, 2017
These ominous black clouds in the sky near East Gull Lake prior to Monday's severe weather prompted Alyssa Kolas to take this great weather photo she shared with
Powerful storms damage trees, power lines
July 18, 2017 - 11:07am
Ominous storm clouds formed Monday, July 17, over Osakis, Minn. Contributed photo / Forum News Service
Storms rip through Minnesota for second time in 6 days
July 18, 2017 - 10:44am
July 1, 2017
The best chance of thunderstorms Saturday, July 1, will be north of Highway 2. Sunday, July 2, and Monday should be sunny and in the mid- to upper 70s. There is a chance of showers and thunderstorms Tuesday and Wednesday. On the Fourth of July, the showers - if any - are expected mainly after 1 p.m. View of Sibley Lake from the Sibley Lake Public Access on Thursday, June 29, 2017. / Denton Newman Jr.
Week ahead promises sun, warmth, chance of thunder
July 1, 2017 - 3:00am
June 29, 2017
Raindrops from Wednesday’s  warm summer rain hang on an apple, which is beginning to show signs of ripening. Steve Kohls/Brainerd Dispatch
Summer Rain on Apples
June 29, 2017 - 12:57pm
June 27, 2017
Storms may bring heavy rain
June 27, 2017 - 11:19pm
Sunset at Hole-in-the-Day Bay on Gull Lake near Brainerd. Photo by Laura Beilke.
PHOTO: Summer sunset
June 27, 2017 - 11:00am
June 24, 2017
A double rainbow brightens the early evening sky on the first day of summer in rural Baxter. Renee Richardson/Brainerd Dispatch
Over the double rainbow
June 24, 2017 - 5:30am
June 22, 2017
Daniel Dix showing weather app. MPCA photo
Air quality forecasting goes statewide
June 22, 2017 - 2:00pm
June 5, 2017
Theunis Wessels mowed his lawn at his home in Three Hills, Canada, on Friday as a tornado touched down nearby. The photo caused a bit of a storm on social media. (Cecilia Wessels/Canadian Press)
There was a tornado coming, but this guy just kept mowing his lawn
June 5, 2017 - 8:47am
May 28, 2017
Plants are soaking up the sun entering into the start of the summer season.
Climatologist: 'Expect anything at any time'
May 28, 2017 - 11:00am
May 22, 2017
Maddie Riley (left), Jordan Rudolph, Dylan McLain and Justin Banks huddle under an umbrella Saturday while waiting for runners to come in to the finish line during the Brainerd High School Triathlon at Don Adamson Field. (Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery)
Umbrella weather
May 22, 2017 - 6:00am
May 19, 2017
NWS warns of frost in Northland
May 19, 2017 - 3:00am