Weather Forecast


Severe weather

September 18, 2018
Dazia Lee, 20, outside her home in Charlotte on Monday. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Ricky Carioti.
In a Florence flood, she tried to hold onto her baby. But the water ripped him away.
September 18, 2018 - 8:02am
September 16, 2018
Waves crash on the Second Avenue pier during Hurricane Florence in Myrtle Beach, S.C., Sept. 14, 2018. Florence, the powerful storm has already left at least six people dead and nearly a million without power on the East Coast, continued to move inland at an ominously sluggish pace Saturday. (Luke Sharrett/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Reckoning with Florence's devastating deluge
September 16, 2018 - 8:16am
September 14, 2018
A bicyclist rides through a flooded South Water Street on Friday as Florence makes landfall in Wilmington, N.C. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Ricky Carioti
Record flooding projected as Florence rolls slowly across the Carolinas
September 14, 2018 - 8:09pm
September 13, 2018
A woman holding a child sleeps after being evacuated at Southeast Raleigh High School ahead of Hurricane Florence in Raleigh, N.C., on Sept. 12, 2018. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Callaghan O'Hare.
Hurricane Florence's outer bands reach the Carolinas, poised to unleash punishing wind and rain
September 13, 2018 - 1:42pm
September 10, 2018
Tracking Hurricane Florence / Photo by: The Washington Post
Hurricane Florence may approach Category 5 as it churns toward the Carolinas
September 10, 2018 - 5:50pm
June 5, 2018
The first round of storms should get underway late Tuesday afternoon and evening in portions of northern South Dakota and western North Dakota. It is within the first few hours after the storms erupt that the tornado threat will be the greatest. graphic.
Stretch of severe weather to disrupt travel, threaten lives in north-central US
June 5, 2018 - 1:00pm
April 15, 2018
A truck plows snow and slush Sunday at the end of Laurel Street in downtown Brainerd. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
Really?!?!: April snow, cold breaks records in Brainerd area
April 15, 2018 - 6:20pm
April 14, 2018
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April 14, 2018 - 1:00pm
September 7, 2017
The current track of Florida will bring the most severe impacts to the eastern side of the state, including Miami, West Palm Beach, Melbourne, Daytona Beach and Jacksonville. Tropical-storm-force conditions could be felt as far west as Tampa and Key West. Graphic
Hurricane Irma likely to deliver destructive blow to Florida this weekend
September 7, 2017 - 2:00pm
July 19, 2017
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
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 18, 2017
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 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
March 15, 2017
The Crow Wing County Board, acting as the township board for the district known as Unorganized Territory, hosted a public forum on emergency sirens at its regular Tuesday meeting. No residents showed up to share opinions. Chelsey Perkins/Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: Board silences siren proposal
March 15, 2017 - 6:30am
March 6, 2017
At 5 p.m. Monday, radar showed a line of thunderstorms moving north and east through central Minnesota. Source: National Weather Service
Severe Weather: Early March thunderstorm roars through state
March 6, 2017 - 10:38pm