Winter Has Returned: January 11-12, 2012

Winter made a triumphant return in Minnesota on January 11-12th with a little snow and a lot of wind and cold. The Temperature fell from 52 degrees at the St. Paul Campus Climate Observatory at 3pm January 10 to 10 degrees by 7am on January 12th. Up to three inches of snow fell over northeast Minnesota and far southeast Minnesota as the Arctic front rushed through and a vigorous snowstorm that developed to the east.

Below are Local Storm Reoports and Public Information Statements from the National Weather Service.

PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT...SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
349 PM CST THU JAN 12 2012

..TIME...   ...EVENT...      ...CITY LOCATION...     ...LAT.LON...
..DATE...   ....MAG....      ..COUNTY LOCATION..ST.. ...SOURCE....
            ..REMARKS..

0700 AM     SNOW             2 N MOQUAH              46.60N 91.08W
01/12/2012  M1.0 INCH        BAYFIELD           WI   AMATEUR RADIO

0700 AM     SNOW             19 SW MELLEN            46.13N 90.94W
01/12/2012  M2.0 INCH        SAWYER             WI   COCORAHS

0700 AM     SNOW             2 NW STONE LAKE         45.87N 91.57W
01/12/2012  M2.1 INCH        WASHBURN           WI   COCORAHS

0719 AM     SNOW             CORNUCOPIA              46.86N 91.10W
01/12/2012  M1.5 INCH        BAYFIELD           WI   TRAINED SPOTTER

0719 AM     SNOW             3 WSW PHILLIPS          45.68N 90.46W
01/12/2012  M2.0 INCH        PRICE              WI   TRAINED SPOTTER

0743 AM     SNOW             8 S HAYWARD             45.89N 91.48W
01/12/2012  E3.5 INCH        SAWYER             WI   TRAINED SPOTTER

            1.75 INCHES SINCE 10 PM...STILL SNOWING LIGHTLY.

0757 AM     SNOW             4 E CORNUCOPIA          46.86N 91.02W
01/12/2012  M2.1 INCH        BAYFIELD           WI   TRAINED SPOTTER

0800 AM     SNOW             3 E ORR                 48.06N 92.76W
01/12/2012  M2.2 INCH        ST. LOUIS          MN   CO-OP OBSERVER

0800 AM     SNOW             WINTER                  45.82N 91.01W
01/12/2012  M1.4 INCH        SAWYER             WI   CO-OP OBSERVER

0800 AM     SNOW             3 WSW BAYFIELD          46.79N 90.88W
01/12/2012  M0.9 INCH        BAYFIELD           WI   TRAINED SPOTTER

0800 AM     SNOW             UPSON                   46.37N 90.41W
01/12/2012  M5.0 INCH        IRON               WI   CO-OP OBSERVER

0800 AM     SNOW             MELLEN                  46.32N 90.66W
01/12/2012  M4.0 INCH        ASHLAND            WI   TRAINED SPOTTER

0800 AM     SNOW             6 SSE ASHLAND           46.50N 90.83W
01/12/2012  M4.0 INCH        ASHLAND            WI   CO-OP OBSERVER

0825 AM     SNOW             4 SW BRUNO              46.24N 92.73W
01/12/2012  M0.3 INCH        PINE               MN   TRAINED SPOTTER

0919 AM     SNOW             13 ESE GUNFLINT LAKE    48.02N 90.44W
01/12/2012  E3.0 INCH        COOK               MN   TRAINED SPOTTER

            MEASURED AT GOLDEN EAGLE LODGE. 1 INCH SINCE 7 PM
            WEDNESDAY.

1110 AM     SNOW             SAXON                   46.49N 90.42W
01/12/2012  E5.0 INCH        IRON               WI   TRAINED SPOTTER

1200 PM     SNOW             3 W BUTTERNUT           46.01N 90.56W
01/12/2012  M2.5 INCH        ASHLAND            WI   CO-OP OBSERVER

            1 INCH SINCE 6AM

1201 PM     SNOW             1 WSW SAXON             46.49N 90.43W
01/12/2012  M5.2 INCH        IRON               WI   CO-OP OBSERVER

            1.8 INCHES SINCE 7 AM.

0100 PM     SNOW             HAYWARD                 46.01N 91.48W
01/12/2012  M2.0 INCH        SAWYER             WI   CO-OP OBSERVER

0115 PM     SNOW             PRENTICE                45.54N 90.29W
01/12/2012  E3.0 INCH        PRICE              WI   TRAINED SPOTTER

0245 PM     SNOW             GILE                    46.43N 90.23W
01/12/2012  M14.8 INCH       IRON               WI   TRAINED SPOTTER

            8.5 INCHES SINCE 0800AM.

0308 PM     SNOW             2 W HAYWARD             46.01N 91.52W
01/12/2012  M2.0 INCH        SAWYER             WI   TRAINED SPOTTER

0329 PM     SNOW             4 W CLAM LAKE           46.16N 91.00W
01/12/2012  E4.0 INCH        BAYFIELD           WI   TRAINED SPOTTER

            2 INCHES SINCE 7 AM...STILL SNOWING.

0343 PM     SNOW             3 W PHILLIPS            45.70N 90.46W
01/12/2012  E2.5 INCH        PRICE              WI   TRAINED SPOTTER




PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
1022 AM CST THU JAN 12 2012

...RECENT REPORTED SNOWFALL TOTALS...

LOCATION		      SNOWFALL	  TIME    LAT/LON

SOUTHEAST MINNESOTA

...DODGE COUNTY...
MANTORVILLE                   1.0         0531 AM 44.07N 92.76W

...FILLMORE COUNTY...
PRESTON                       3.4         0827 AM 43.67N 92.08W
PETERSON 1S                   2.9         0713 AM 43.78N 91.82W
SPRING VALLEY 3E              2.0         1010 AM 43.68N 92.31W
LANESBORO                     2.0         0742 AM 43.72N 91.97W

...HOUSTON COUNTY...
RENO 3SW                      2.8         0636 AM 43.53N 91.33W
LA CRESCENT 1N                2.4         0848 AM 43.83N 91.31W
CALEDONIA                     2.0         0526 AM 43.63N 91.5W
LA CRESCENT                   2.0         0527 AM 43.83N 91.3W
LA CRESCENT 2SW               1.8         0445 AM 43.82N 91.32W
SPRING GROVE 4N               1.7         1009 AM 43.60N 91.64W

...MOWER COUNTY...
GRAND MEADOW                  0.6         0740 AM 43.71N 92.57W
AUSTIN KAAL TV                0.5         0500 AM 43.68N 92.95W
AUSTIN                        0.3         0907 AM 43.67N 92.98W

...OLMSTED COUNTY...
ROCHESTER                     1.3         0920 AM 44.02N 92.48W
BYRON 4N                      0.6         0855 AM 44.08N 92.67W
ROCHESTER AIRPORT             0.6         0715 AM 43.91N 92.5W

...WABASHA COUNTY...
WABASHA                       2.0         0810 AM 44.37N 92.04W
THEILMAN                      1.1         0824 AM 44.30N 92.2W
ELGIN 2SSW                    0.6         0724 AM 44.11N 92.26W

...WINONA COUNTY...
ELBA 5SW                      3.2         0829 AM 44.06N 92.06W
WINONA                        3.0         0725 AM 44.05N 91.66W
WINONA 1N                     2.0         0821 AM 44.06N 91.66W
ALTURA 5W                     2.0         0906 AM 44.07N 92W
MINNESOTA CITY                0.7         0747 AM 44.09N 91.75W


OBSERVATIONS ARE COLLECTED FROM A VARIETY OF SOURCES WITH VARYING
EQUIPMENT AND EXPOSURE.  NOT ALL DATA LISTED IS CONSIDERED OFFICIAL

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
915 AM CST THU JAN 12 2012

...HIGHEST WINDS...

...WISCONSIN...

...ST. CROIX COUNTY...

2 N NEW RICHMOND (997 FT)(OTHER-MTR)            355 PM JAN 11     32 MPH
1 N BALDWIN (1138 FT)(APRSWXNET)                700 PM JAN 11     31 MPH
5 SE BALDWIN (1150 FT)(AWS)                    1105 AM JAN 11     14 MPH
NEW RICHMOND (950 FT)(AWS)                     1114 AM JAN 11     10 MPH

...RUSK COUNTY...

5 ENE LADYSMITH (1236 FT)(OTHER-MTR)            735 PM JAN 11     25 MPH
2 SW LADYSMITH (1147 FT)(RAWS)                  505 AM JAN 12     25 MPH
2 E BRUCE (1090 FT)(WIDOT)                      421 AM JAN 12     12 MPH

...POLK COUNTY...

1 NNE FREDERIC (1273 FT)(APRSWXNET)             700 PM JAN 11     28 MPH
1 SSE OSCEOLA (902 FT)(OTHER-MTR)               535 PM JAN 11     26 MPH
2 ESE SAINT CROIX FALLS (1190 FT)(WIDOT)        715 PM JAN 11     22 MPH
2 NNW BALSAM LAKE (1185 FT)(AWS)               1134 AM JAN 11     14 MPH
1 SE AMERY (1053 FT)(AWS)                      1119 AM JAN 11     13 MPH

...PIERCE COUNTY...

1 W BAY CITY (784 FT)(OTHER-MTR)                435 PM JAN 11     26 MPH
PRESCOTT (781 FT)(AWS)                         1104 AM JAN 11     16 MPH

...PEPIN COUNTY...

PEPIN (813 FT)(AWS)                            1149 AM JAN 11     10 MPH

...EAU CLAIRE COUNTY...

1 NW AUGUSTA (970 FT)(RAWS)                     205 AM JAN 12     22 MPH
1 E ALTOONA (897 FT)(APRSWXNET)                 220 AM JAN 12     12 MPH

...DUNN COUNTY...

2 E MENOMONIE (895 FT)(OTHER-MTR)               515 PM JAN 11     29 MPH
3 SW KNAPP (1210 FT)(WIDOT)                     108 AM JAN 12     28 MPH

...CHIPPEWA COUNTY...

1 SSE STANLEY (1070 FT)(WIDOT)                  908 PM JAN 11     27 MPH
EAU CLAIRE ASOS (905 FT)(ASOS)                 1156 PM JAN 11     24 MPH

...BARRON COUNTY...

3 SE CUMBERLAND (1243 FT)(OTHER-MTR)            335 PM JAN 11     28 MPH
2 WNW CAMERON (1105 FT)(OTHER-MTR)              935 PM JAN 11     22 MPH
1 SSW CHETEK (1050 FT)(WIDOT)                   920 PM JAN 11     21 MPH
1 SW CUMBERLAND (1227 FT)(AWS)                 1119 AM JAN 11     10 MPH

...MINNESOTA...

...YELLOW MEDICINE COUNTY...

HANLEY FALLS (1068 FT)(MNDOT)                  1123 AM JAN 11     48 MPH
1 NNE CANBY (1191 FT)(OTHER-MTR)                956 AM JAN 11     47 MPH
4 SSW GRANITE FALLS (1046 FT)(OTHER-MTR)        232 PM JAN 11     39 MPH

...WRIGHT COUNTY...

1 SE CLEARWATER (995 FT)(MNDOT)                1222 PM JAN 11     35 MPH
2 ESE BUFFALO (967 FT)(OTHER-MTR)               654 PM JAN 11     30 MPH
1 ENE MAPLE LAKE (1026 FT)(OTHER-MTR)          1213 PM JAN 11     30 MPH
2 ESE MONTICELLO (971 FT)(APRSWXNET)           1114 AM JAN 11     29 MPH
2 ESE ALBERTVILLE (944 FT)(AWS)                1134 AM JAN 11     18 MPH
1 WNW ROCKFORD (973 FT)(AWS)                   1009 AM JAN 11     16 MPH
1 W HOWARD LAKE (1108 FT)(APRSWXNET)           1104 PM JAN 11     15 MPH

...WATONWAN COUNTY...

3 E SAINT JAMES (1066 FT)(OTHER-MTR)            421 PM JAN 11     46 MPH
4 E SAINT JAMES (1063 FT)(MAP)                  400 PM JAN 11     39 MPH
MADELIA (1005 FT)(APRSWXNET)                    527 PM JAN 11     36 MPH

...WASHINGTON COUNTY...

3 N HASTINGS (3018 FT)(APRSWXNET)               632 PM JAN 11     29 MPH
2 E LAKE ELMO (935 FT)(OTHER-MTR)               355 PM JAN 11     28 MPH
LAKE SAINT CROIX BEACH (710 FT)(APRSWXNET)      815 PM JAN 11     25 MPH
2 N HASTINGS (2270 FT)(APRSWXNET)               452 PM JAN 11     25 MPH
2 S WOODBURY (986 FT)(APRSWXNET)                936 PM JAN 11     17 MPH
1 WNW COTTAGE GROVE (810 FT)(APRSWXNET)         248 PM JAN 11     17 MPH
3 SE LAKE ELMO (899 FT)(AWS)                   1134 AM JAN 11     14 MPH
1 SE FOREST LAKE (894 FT)(AWS)                 1149 AM JAN 11     11 MPH
1 E MAHTOMEDI (968 FT)(AWS)                    1114 AM JAN 11     11 MPH

...WASECA COUNTY...

3 WSW WASECA (1125 FT)(OTHER-MTR)               237 PM JAN 11     38 MPH
8 SSW WASECA (1118 FT)(APRSWXNET)              1100 PM JAN 11     17 MPH

...TODD COUNTY...

1 ESE ROUND PRAIRIE (1332 FT)(OTHER-MTR)        315 PM JAN 11     33 MPH
1 S LONG PRAIRIE (1307 FT)(AWS)                1124 AM JAN 11     16 MPH

...SWIFT COUNTY...

2 NE APPLETON (1020 FT)(OTHER-MTR)             1255 PM JAN 11     44 MPH
2 W BENSON (1040 FT)(OTHER-MTR)                 313 PM JAN 11     41 MPH

...STEVENS COUNTY...

3 WSW MORRIS (1128 FT)(OTHER-MTR)              1210 PM JAN 11     43 MPH
1 WNW MORRIS (1137 FT)(AWS)                    1125 AM JAN 11     18 MPH
MORRIS (1174 FT)(APRSWXNET)                     306 PM JAN 11     16 MPH

...STEELE COUNTY...

5 NNE ELLENDALE (1192 FT)(MNDOT)                648 PM JAN 11     38 MPH
3 NW OWATONNA (1148 FT)(OTHER-MTR)              334 PM JAN 11     35 MPH
1 SE LEMOND (1131 FT)(APRSWXNET)                123 AM JAN 12     31 MPH
1 NNE OWATONNA (1191 FT)(AWS)                  1059 AM JAN 11     18 MPH

...STEARNS COUNTY...

2 SE SAUK CENTRE (1241 FT)(MNDOT)              1142 AM JAN 11     42 MPH
3 ESE BELGRADE (1249 FT)(MNDOT)                1146 AM JAN 11     41 MPH
2 SE SAUK CENTRE (1241 FT)(OTHER-MTR)           635 PM JAN 11     38 MPH
2 WSW PAYNESVILLE (1181 FT)(OTHER-MTR)         1252 PM JAN 11     36 MPH
4 ESE AVON (1200 FT)(APRSWXNET)                 528 PM JAN 11     26 MPH
1 SE RICHMOND (1089 FT)(APRSWXNET)              237 PM JAN 11     23 MPH
1 SSE SARTELL (1099 FT)(APRSWXNET)             1154 AM JAN 11     22 MPH
MELROSE (1216 FT)(AWS)                         1149 AM JAN 11     16 MPH
1 E SAINT CLOUD (1036 FT)(AWS)                  955 AM JAN 11     16 MPH
1 N ST AUGUSTA (1070 FT)(AWS)                  1149 AM JAN 11     14 MPH

...SHERBURNE COUNTY...

SAINT CLOUD ASOS (1023 FT)(ASOS)                309 PM JAN 11     33 MPH
3 E SANTIAGO (1002 FT)(RAWS)                    120 PM JAN 11     31 MPH
1 NNE ZIMMERMAN (1000 FT)(APRSWXNET)            208 PM JAN 11     23 MPH
2 SSW ELK RIVER (908 FT)(AWS)                  1144 AM JAN 11     15 MPH

...SCOTT COUNTY...

4 ENE HENDERSON (979 FT)(MNDOT)                 401 PM JAN 11     38 MPH
2 WSW PRIOR LAKE (970 FT)(APRSWXNET)            701 PM JAN 11     30 MPH
1 NW SHAKOPEE (800 FT)(APRSWXNET)               242 PM JAN 11     25 MPH
1 NNW PRIOR LAKE (938 FT)(APRSWXNET)           1155 AM JAN 11     25 MPH
NEW PRAGUE (1024 FT)(APRSWXNET)                 625 PM JAN 11     21 MPH
1 W SHAKOPEE (791 FT)(AWS)                     1124 AM JAN 11     15 MPH
1 E SAVAGE (889 FT)(APRSWXNET)                  550 PM JAN 11     15 MPH
NEW PRAGUE (1024 FT)(AWS)                      1149 AM JAN 11     12 MPH

...RICE COUNTY...

3 NW FARIBAULT (1056 FT)(OTHER-MTR)             714 PM JAN 11     31 MPH
3 E NORTHFIELD (1023 FT)(APRSWXNET)             504 PM JAN 11     25 MPH
3 SSW ELKO (1098 FT)(APRSWXNET)                 803 PM JAN 11     23 MPH
2 WNW NORTHFIELD (982 FT)(APRSWXNET)            723 PM JAN 11     13 MPH
NORTHFIELD (970 FT)(AWS)                       1149 AM JAN 11     11 MPH
FARIBAULT (940 FT)(APRSWXNET)                  1241 PM JAN 11     10 MPH

...RENVILLE COUNTY...

2 W OLIVIA (1076 FT)(OTHER-MTR)                1152 AM JAN 11     43 MPH
1 SSE RENVILLE (1065 FT)(AWS)                  1119 AM JAN 11     28 MPH

...REDWOOD COUNTY...

REDWOOD FALLS ASOS (1023 FT)(ASOS)             1233 PM JAN 11     48 MPH
1 ESE REDWOOD FALLS (1031 FT)(AWS)             1004 AM JAN 11     16 MPH

...RAMSEY COUNTY...

SAINT PAUL ASOS (685 FT)(ASOS)                  637 PM JAN 11     34 MPH
2 NNE SAINT PAUL (835 FT)(MNDOT)               1201 PM JAN 11     25 MPH
2 ESE ROSEVILLE (964 FT)(APRSWXNET)             417 PM JAN 11     24 MPH
1 NW NORTH SAINT PAUL (981 FT)(APRSWXNET)       330 PM JAN 11     22 MPH
1 S NORTH SAINT PAUL (3143 FT)(APRSWXNET)       237 PM JAN 11     20 MPH
1 WSW MAHTOMEDI (976 FT)(AWS)                  1059 AM JAN 11     17 MPH
1 WSW ARDEN HILLS (910 FT)(AWS)                1149 AM JAN 11     14 MPH
NORTH SAINT PAUL (984 FT)(AWS)                 1134 AM JAN 11     13 MPH
1 S MOUNDS VIEW (904 FT)(AWS)                  1129 AM JAN 11     10 MPH

...POPE COUNTY...

9 SSW STARBUCK (1272 FT)(MNDOT)                1201 PM JAN 11     41 MPH
3 E GLENWOOD (1394 FT)(OTHER-MTR)               214 PM JAN 11     37 MPH

...NICOLLET COUNTY...

4 SSW NEW SWEDEN (1007 FT)(APRSWXNET)           339 PM JAN 11     12 MPH

...MORRISON COUNTY...

7 N GRANITE LEDGE (1290 FT)(APRSWXNET)         1208 PM JAN 11     38 MPH
3 WNW HARDING (1302 FT)(MNDOT)                 1035 AM JAN 11     32 MPH
2 SSE LITTLE FALLS (1122 FT)(RAWS)              107 PM JAN 11     29 MPH
2 SSE LITTLE FALLS (1122 FT)(OTHER-MTR)        1157 AM JAN 11     28 MPH
1 ESE RANDALL (1246 FT)(APRSWXNET)              652 PM JAN 11     10 MPH

...MILLE LACS COUNTY...

8 N MILACA (1195 FT)(MNDOT)                     614 PM JAN 11     30 MPH
1 WSW PRINCETON (977 FT)(OTHER-MTR)             112 PM JAN 11     30 MPH
3 WNW BOCK (1115 FT)(APRSWXNET)                1209 PM JAN 11     25 MPH

...MEEKER COUNTY...

2 SE LITCHFIELD (1138 FT)(OTHER-MTR)            113 PM JAN 11     38 MPH
3 S LITCHFIELD (1076 FT)(RAWS)                  111 PM JAN 11     37 MPH

...MCLEOD COUNTY...

HUTCHINSON (1059 FT)(OTHER-MTR)                1232 PM JAN 11     40 MPH
3 E GLENCOE (990 FT)(OTHER-MTR)                1235 PM JAN 11     37 MPH
1 WSW HUTCHINSON (1051 FT)(APRSWXNET)           308 PM JAN 11     28 MPH
1 WSW HUTCHINSON (1051 FT)(AWS)                1135 AM JAN 11     20 MPH
3 WSW BROWNTON (1115 FT)(APRSWXNET)             103 AM JAN 12     17 MPH

...MARTIN COUNTY...

2 ENE FAIRMONT (1161 FT)(OTHER-MTR)             355 PM JAN 11     49 MPH

...LAC QUI PARLE COUNTY...

5 SSW MARIETTA (1169 FT)(MNDOT)                 933 AM JAN 11     48 MPH
2 SSE MADISON (1082 FT)(OTHER-MTR)              953 AM JAN 11     44 MPH
MADISON (1115 FT)(IEM)                         1147 AM JAN 11     23 MPH

...KANDIYOHI COUNTY...

WILLMAR (OTHER-MTR)                             215 PM JAN 11     40 MPH
1 W NEW LONDON (1200 FT)(APRSWXNET)            1218 PM JAN 11     31 MPH
3 WSW PRINSBURG (3504 FT)(APRSWXNET)           1257 PM JAN 11     24 MPH

...KANABEC COUNTY...

1 E MORA (1013 FT)(OTHER-MTR)                   555 PM JAN 11     33 MPH
1 ENE MORA (1012 FT)(RAWS)                      208 PM JAN 11     32 MPH

...ISANTI COUNTY...

2 W CAMBRIDGE (941 FT)(OTHER-MTR)              1256 PM JAN 11     29 MPH
1 ESE CAMBRIDGE (960 FT)(APRSWXNET)             656 PM JAN 11     20 MPH

...HENNEPIN COUNTY...

MINNEAPOLIS ASOS (836 FT)(ASOS)                1228 PM JAN 11     34 MPH
FLYING CLOUD ASOS (905 FT)(ASOS)                255 PM JAN 11     34 MPH
CRYSTAL ASOS (869 FT)(ASOS)                     514 PM JAN 11     33 MPH
1 SW THE LAKE MINNETONK (1053 FT)(APRSWXNET)    547 PM JAN 11     31 MPH
1 WSW ROBBINSDALE (2854 FT)(APRSWXNET)         1238 AM JAN 12     27 MPH
1 SE MAPLE GROVE (926 FT)(MNDOT)                150 PM JAN 11     27 MPH
2 NW LORETTO (1013 FT)(APRSWXNET)               757 PM JAN 11     23 MPH
4 ESE RICHFIELD (833 FT)(MNDOT)                1011 PM JAN 11     22 MPH
1 WSW THE LAKE MINNETONK (981 FT)(APRSWXNET)    700 PM JAN 11     22 MPH
2 SSE OSSEO (899 FT)(AWS)                      1149 AM JAN 11     14 MPH
1 W MAPLE GROVE (937 FT)(AWS)                  1144 AM JAN 11     13 MPH
2 NE EDINA (919 FT)(AWS)                       1140 AM JAN 11     12 MPH
1 ESE ROBBINSDALE (926 FT)(AWS)                1149 AM JAN 11     12 MPH
1 NE MINNEAPOLIS (850 FT)(AWS)                 1149 AM JAN 11     11 MPH
NEW HOPE (929 FT)(AWS)                         1119 AM JAN 11     10 MPH
4 ENE SAINT BONIFACIUS (1010 FT)(APRSWXNET)     104 AM JAN 12     10 MPH
1 WNW EDEN PRAIRIE (910 FT)(AWS)               1144 AM JAN 11     10 MPH

...GOODHUE COUNTY...

5 N DENNISON (918 FT)(OTHER-MTR)                314 PM JAN 11     31 MPH
1 NNW ZUMBROTA (981 FT)(APRSWXNET)             1115 PM JAN 11     30 MPH
9 E CANNON FALLS (1026 FT)(APRSWXNET)           255 PM JAN 11     22 MPH
2 S RED WING (853 FT)(APRSWXNET)               1006 PM JAN 11     21 MPH

...FREEBORN COUNTY...

8 S ALBERT LEA (1217 FT)(MNDOT)                 315 PM JAN 11     38 MPH
2 N ALBERT LEA (1256 FT)(OTHER-MTR)             151 PM JAN 11     35 MPH
2 WSW ALBERT LEA (1256 FT)(IEM)                 750 PM JAN 11     20 MPH

...DOUGLAS COUNTY...

ALEXANDRIA ASOS (1423 FT)(ASOS)                1016 AM JAN 11     39 MPH
3 SSE ALEXANDRIA (1440 FT)(MNDOT)               217 PM JAN 11     39 MPH
4 NNW ALEXANDRIA (1381 FT)(AWS)                 939 AM JAN 11     23 MPH

...DAKOTA COUNTY...

3 WSW FARMINGTON (958 FT)(OTHER-MTR)            607 PM JAN 11     36 MPH
1 SSW FARMINGTON (944 FT)(APRSWXNET)            730 PM JAN 11     33 MPH
SOUTH SAINT PAUL (820 FT)(OTHER-MTR)            354 PM JAN 11     32 MPH
2 NE LAKEVILLE (984 FT)(APRSWXNET)              853 PM JAN 11     26 MPH
2 ESE FARMINGTON (891 FT)(AWS)                 1029 AM JAN 11     20 MPH
1 ESE FARMINGTON (900 FT)(AWS)                 1054 AM JAN 11     19 MPH
3 WSW INVER GROVE HEIGHT (984 FT)(APRSWXNET)    303 PM JAN 11     19 MPH
1 W HASTINGS (752 FT)(AWS)                     1034 AM JAN 11     15 MPH
3 E APPLE VALLEY (1005 FT)(AWS)                1119 AM JAN 11     14 MPH
2 SE MENDOTA HEIGHTS (866 FT)(AWS)             1149 AM JAN 11     14 MPH
2 SW EAGAN (964 FT)(APRSWXNET)                  820 PM JAN 11     14 MPH
SOUTH SAINT PAUL (783 FT)(AWS)                 1029 AM JAN 11     13 MPH
2 WSW APPLE VALLEY (1021 FT)(AWS)              1144 AM JAN 11     11 MPH

...CHISAGO COUNTY...

3 N HARRIS (922 FT)(MNDOT)                      605 PM JAN 11     29 MPH
1 NE RUSH CITY (921 FT)(OTHER-MTR)              155 PM JAN 11     26 MPH
8 ENE BRANCH (884 FT)(APRSWXNET)                340 PM JAN 11     25 MPH
3 NNE SCANDIA (925 FT)(APRSWXNET)               314 PM JAN 11     23 MPH
2 N NORTH BRANCH (925 FT)(APRSWXNET)            159 PM JAN 11     16 MPH

...CHIPPEWA COUNTY...

2 WSW CLARA CITY (1053 FT)(MNDOT)               108 PM JAN 11     45 MPH
MONTEVIDEO (1033 FT)(OTHER-MTR)                1154 AM JAN 11     40 MPH
1 SSE MONTEVIDEO (1024 FT)(APRSWXNET)           150 PM JAN 11     30 MPH
1 SE MONTEVIDEO (1038 FT)(AWS)                 1124 AM JAN 11     25 MPH
1 S MONTEVIDEO (1023 FT)(AWX)                  1240 PM JAN 11     19 MPH

...CARVER COUNTY...

2 NE LESTER PRAIRIE (938 FT)(MNDOT)             708 PM JAN 11     34 MPH
3 S CARVER (845 FT)(RAWS)                       449 PM JAN 11     29 MPH
1 ESE WATERTOWN (971 FT)(APRSWXNET)             301 PM JAN 11     24 MPH
1 WSW WACONIA (1012 FT)(AWS)                   1149 AM JAN 11     20 MPH

...BROWN COUNTY...

NEW ULM (OTHER-MTR)                             413 PM JAN 11     43 MPH

...BLUE EARTH COUNTY...

5 SE SEARLES (3251 FT)(APRSWXNET)               327 PM JAN 11     45 MPH
MANKATO (839 FT)(OTHER-MTR)                     735 PM JAN 11     39 MPH
1 WSW MANKATO (796 FT)(MNDOT)                  1116 AM JAN 11     32 MPH

...BENTON COUNTY...

1 NNW RICE (1063 FT)(MNDOT)                     124 PM JAN 11     34 MPH
1 ESE SARTELL (1074 FT)(AWS)                   1029 AM JAN 11     22 MPH

...ANOKA COUNTY...

1 SW BLAINE (912 FT)(OTHER-MTR)                 345 PM JAN 11     29 MPH
2 ESE COON RAPIDS (898 FT)(APRSWXNET)           340 PM JAN 11     26 MPH
6 WNW FOREST LAKE (899 FT)(RAWS)                806 PM JAN 11     24 MPH
2 SE ANOKA (872 FT)(APRSWXNET)                  258 PM JAN 11     22 MPH
2 NW ANOKA (872 FT)(APRSWXNET)                  103 PM JAN 11     20 MPH
1 S SAINT FRANCIS (908 FT)(APRSWXNET)           704 PM JAN 11     18 MPH
1 E COON RAPIDS (910 FT)(APRSWXNET)            1233 AM JAN 12     17 MPH
1 SW FRIDLEY (2824 FT)(APRSWXNET)              1004 PM JAN 11     16 MPH
2 SSW RAMSEY (894 FT)(AWS)                     1139 AM JAN 11     14 MPH
2 W LINO LAKES (907 FT)(AWS)                   1109 AM JAN 11     13 MPH
1 WNW COON RAPIDS (864 FT)(AWS)                1144 AM JAN 11     11 MPH


OBSERVATIONS ARE COLLECTED FROM A VARIETY OF SOURCES WITH VARYING
EQUIPMENT AND EXPOSURES. NOT ALL DATA LISTED IS CONSIDERED OFFICIAL. THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE THANKS ITS PRIVATE AND PUBLIC PARTNERS FOR
PROVIDING US WITH THIS DATA.