Weather Forecast


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November 1, 2017
Snow fell on sidewalks and streets in Alexandria Wednesday morning as the first day of November brought a taste of winter to the area. The forecast shows snow showers this evening followed by another rain and snow mix this weekend. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
November brings a taste of winter
November 1, 2017 - 11:03am
June 15, 2017
Mt. Snirt stands tall in Austin, Minn. despite warm, summer temperatures. Jim Peterson / Twitter
Winter fails to go away in small, Minn. town as gigantic pile of snow still stands tall
June 15, 2017 - 5:26pm
May 1, 2017
A truck spreads sand on McKay Avenue in Alexandria on Monday morning after a heavy, wet snow made the first day of May look more like March. Temperatures the rest of the week are expected to reach into the 60s. (Jeff Beach | Echo Press)
May 1, 2017 - 3:54pm
March 15, 2017
A woman walks over a snow-covered section of the sidewalk on Seventh Avenue near Broadway in Alexandria Monday morning. Although many of the sidewalks in the city are clear, pedestrians should be on the lookout for occasional slippery spots. (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
Ice can mean a tough break
March 15, 2017 - 6:00am
February 24, 2017
LETTER: Snow angels are helping elderly
February 24, 2017 - 8:00am
February 10, 2017
Snow Angels to the rescue
February 10, 2017 - 6:00am
February 3, 2017
Shown here is some of the equipment Clayton Lewis uses to measure snow and rain. (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
Weather watchers wanted
February 3, 2017 - 6:00am
December 30, 2016
Alexandria Park Department employees Terri Goeke (left) and Jim Prechel drag branches to a wood chipper on Ash Street in Alexandria Wednesday morning. Many tree branches came down during the ice storm that hit the area Christmas night. (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
Cleaning up after Christmas storm
December 30, 2016 - 11:08am
December 21, 2016
LETTER: Slow down and use headlights
December 21, 2016 - 7:00am
December 8, 2016
Sean Kaneski, of Pequot Lakes, enjoys water skiing late in the year Friday, Dec. 2, on Sibley Lake. The air temperature was 28 degrees, while the water was 34 degrees. Submitted photoplay button
Northern Minnesota pair gets skis out -- water skis
December 8, 2016 - 5:34pm
Source: National Weather Service
More snow, frigid temps on the way
December 8, 2016 - 12:12pm
December 6, 2016
Snow and strong winds are resulting in poor visibility this afternoon throughout the area. Snow is expected into the night with strong winds continuing for the next couple of days. A winter weather advisory is in effect until 9 p.m. tonight. Check back for cancellations and other weather-related information. (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
Winter weather blows into area; events canceled
December 6, 2016 - 6:27pm
November 22, 2016
Roads are snow covered and very slippery throughout the area Friday morning. (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
Fair warning, not so fair weather
November 22, 2016 - 6:00am
November 18, 2016
Cars slowly make their way down Broadway in Alexandria Friday afternoon. Most roads are covered in snow and slush and are very slippery. (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
Update: Snowfall near 10 inches in Alexandria area
November 18, 2016 - 7:13pm
November 17, 2016
UPDATED: Storm still bearing down on Douglas County
November 17, 2016 - 12:49pm