National Geographic has built what they call the ultimate state-by-state guide to the Top-100 adventure towns in America -- and included on the list is Grand Marais, Minnesota; on the north shore of Lake Superior in the state's arrowhead region.
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The massive snowstorm that's hitting the Northeast is causing delays & cancellations across the country, including at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. Nearly 5000 flights nationwide have already been cancelled for today. Check your flight here.
Mother Nature looks to be delivering favorable weather for hitting the roads through the weekend for Christmas travel across Minnesota. There is a chance of light snow Christmas night and Friday, but the weekend may even deliver a rare dose of December sunshine.
A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect until 3 PM this afternoon for St. Cloud and the surrounding area -- for the likelihood of freezing rain and sleet, causing icy roads. Travel could become difficult and dangerous. The mixed precipitation is expected to exit our area this evening.
I had the opportunity to chat with Sergeant Jesse Grabow of the Minnesota Highway Patrol yesterday, and he said there were more than 500 DWI arrests in Minnesota over the Thanksgiving weekend. WHAT? 500+? Not to get all preachy, but what the hell is wrong with us?
Snow across the area could make the trip home from Grandma's house a little tricky tonight & tomorrow. 2-4" of snow (possibly mixed with freezing rain) is expected to fall in the St. Cloud area tonight & Friday morning -- with a Winter Weather Advisory in effect for areas north of St. Cloud.
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