Weather Forecast



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
May 18, 2017
High pressure building into the Northland will lead to a frost and freeze across much of the region. As skies clear out temperatures will fall to near freezing overnight. National Weather Service, Duluth Graphic
Frost advisory in effect for Cass and Crow Wing Counties
May 18, 2017 - 3:46pm
During Thursday and into Friday, a new storm will slice northeastward across the central and southern Plains. The potential for torrential downpours will accompany and extend beyond the area of severe weather." Graphic
Storms to raise risk of life-threatening flooding in central US into this weekend
May 18, 2017 - 1:00pm
May 17, 2017
A raindrop hangs on an apple blossom Tuesday at the Northland Arboretum. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch
Raindrops on blossom
May 17, 2017 - 2:30am
May 16, 2017
"Severe storms will first develop during the afternoon along the boundary separating cool air to the north and warm air to the south, stretching from northern Wisconsin through eastern Nebraska," according to AccuWeather Storm Warning Meteorologist John Lavin. "The main threats will be damaging winds, hail and flash flooding, but a few tornadoes are also possible in this corridor." Graphic
Dangerous storms threaten central US Tuesday night
May 16, 2017 - 2:07pm
May 8, 2017
Updated statewide fire danger & current burning restrictions. MN DNR Graphic
Special Weather Statement: Near critical fire weather conditions
May 8, 2017 - 12:11pm
May 3, 2017
After Monday’s rain and snow disappeared, Deb Jacobs walks Bailey on the Buffalo Hills Trail Tuesday under fair skies and mild temperatures. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch
What a difference a day makes
May 3, 2017 - 3:00am
May 2, 2017
Brainerd students board the bus Monday morning on Smith Road as heavy snow fell in central Minnesota. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch
Winter lingers into May
May 2, 2017 - 3:00am
May 1, 2017
Fresh snow hangs on an oak branch which rests in a stream on the Objiwa Road Monday morning. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch
PHOTO: Snowy Stream (or Happy May Day!)
May 1, 2017 - 2:23pm
Sonya Kosloski of Crosslake sent in this mind-blowing weather phenomena/physics photo of icicles they discovered on the side of their shed, Friday morning April 28. Submitted photo (click to see entire image)
Phenomenal icicles
May 1, 2017 - 12:00pm