• Today

    Mar 3

    32°Lo -2°

    Snow tapering off

    Poor for biking
    • Precip
      80%
    • Hours of Precip
      3.5
    • Wind
      Gust
      56 mph
  • Wed

    Mar 4

    9°Lo -11°

    Clouds and sun; much colder

    Poor for biking
    • Precip
      0%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    • Wind
      Gust
      28 mph
    more
  • Thu

    Mar 5

    13°Lo 8°

    Brilliant sunshine

    Poor for biking
    • Precip
      0%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    • Wind
      Gust
      16 mph
    more
  • Fri

    Mar 6

    38°Lo 20°

    Mostly cloudy and not as cold

    Fair for biking
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    • Wind
      Gust
      21 mph
    more
  • Sat

    Mar 7

    36°Lo 24°

    Times of clouds and sun

    Poor for biking
    • Precip
      3%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    • Wind
      Gust
      18 mph
    more
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  • WNW 20 mph
  • Gusts: 56 mph

Snow tapering off, 1-3"; storm total snowfall 2-4 inches; near blizzard conditions in the afternoon

  • Max UV Index: 2 (Low)
  • Thunderstorms: 1%
  • Precipitation: 0.12 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 2.3 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 3.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo -2° RealFeel® -26° Precipitation 0%

Night

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W

  • W 20 mph
  • Gusts: 43 mph

Becoming partly cloudy, breezy and much colder

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 0%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - Mar 3

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  Today Normal Record 3/3/2014
High 32° 34° 55° (1974) 10°
Low -2° 14° -18° (2014) -18°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:47 AM with 11:17 of sunlight, then sets at 6:04 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 4:25 PM with 13:36 of moolight, then sets at 6:01 AM

Faribault Weather Report

Minneapolis: Disruptive Snowstorm to Precede Blast of Cold Air

March 3, 2015; 5:32 AM ET

A snowstorm will arrive in the Minneapolis area Monday night and overspread the area with several inches of snow through Tuesday. more >

Is Your Outdoor Gear Waterproof?

Dec 5, 2012; 5:00 AM ET Now that it's cold enough to hit the slopes, you may want to look more closely at what materials your winter sports gear is made of. As it turns out, not all waterproofing is created equal.