Issued at 12:01 PM CST, Thursday, February 26th, 2009
*Winter Storm Warning* is now in effect for Southern Aitkin, Crow Wing, and Southern Cass Counties in Northcentral and Eastcentral Minnesota until 6 PM CST This Evening. This replaces the Winter Weather Advisory which was in effect for this area. Some cities included in this warning are: Leader MN… Brainerd MN… Pine Center MN… Pequot Lakes MN… Aitkin MN… Garrison MN… McGrath MN… And Malmo MN… Snowfall storm totals of 5-8″ are expected in the warning area by This Evening.
*Winter Weather Advisory* is now in effect for Cook and Lake Counties in Northeast Minnesota until 6 PM CST This Evening. Some cities included in the advisory are: Two Harbors MN… Silver Bay MN… Isabella MN… Tofte MN… Grand Marais MN… Little Marais MN… Beaver Bay MN… And Castle Danger MN… Snow will accumulate 3 to 6 inches in the advisory area by This Evening. There’s already been reports of up to 3 inches of snow This Morning around the Finland Minnesota area.
*Winter Weather Advisory* continues until Midnight CST Tonight for Duluth/Superior, including Southern St. Louis, Carlton, and Douglas Counties in Northeast Minnesota and Northwest Wisconsin.