Thursday, May 2, 2013
Hudson Schools are closed on Thursday because of inclement weather.
The Hudson School District added the following post later this morning: The decisions made to close, delay, or release students early from school are not made lightly. We are very conscious of the impact closings have on schools, students, and families. There can be a wide variance of snow and road conditions across a district as large as Hudson. While road conditions in one area may be safe, other areas may be hazardous as was the case today. (click here to read more about school closing decisions) There is still no indication from the district on when or how this snow day will be made up. --- UPDATED FROM: The Hudson School District placed the following message on its website on Thursday morning: Hudson Schools are CLOSED today (Thursday…
Wednesday, May 1, 2013
The warning is in effect from 3 p.m. Wednesday to 7 p.m. Thursday. Look out for heavy snow falling as fast as 1–2 inches per hour.
Happy May Day. Now that we've taken care of that, there's a new Winter Storm Warning from the National Weather Service for Hudson promising "heavy snow"—like as many as 9 inches. We're likely to set a record for the most snow we've ever had in the month of May, according to WCCO-AM. Here is the text of the Winter Storm Warning that the National Weather Service announced at 3:54 a.m. Wednesday: RARE MAY SNOW STORM TO IMPACT THE REGION THROUGH THURSDAY A cold front will stall over southern Wisconsin into central Iowa through tonight. Several areas of low pressure will shift northeast along this front, working within a strong surge of incoming colder air to produce periods of moderate to heavy accumulating snow over the region, mainly this …
Thursday, April 18, 2013
A 16-year-old boy from Houton, Wis., died in a crash on I-94 near Stagecoach Trail Thursday evening in Lakeland, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.
A 16-year-old boy from Houlton, Wis., died in a crash on I-94 near Stagecoach Trail Thursday evening in Lakeland. Jonathon H. Pohlen was traveling westbound on I-94 when he lost control of his vehicle due to snow on the roads, crossed over the median and collided with a semi-truck travelling eastbound on I-94, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Roger D. Wilkins, 51, of Eau Claire received minor injuries as a result of the crash. Editor's Note: A previous version of this post stated the deceased was a female due to inaccurate information from the Minnesota State Patrol. From Minnesota State Patrol Lt. Eric Roeske on Twitter: "CORRECTION- driver killed on 94 is male, not female. Info posted on media site as it avail" __________________…
Tuesday, March 5, 2013
Hudson School District schools already had the week off for spring break when Tuesday's snow storm dropped about 8 inches of snow on Hudson. How did you and your kids spend the day? Add your snow photos to this gallery.
UPDATE (6:30 p.m., March 5, 2013): About 8 inches of snow fell throughout the day in Hudson on Tuesday. The storm tapered off in the afternoon and the sun even peeked out from behind the clouds for a brief time around 5 p.m. Local kids already had the day off from school for spring break. What did you do? Did you go sledding? Build a snow man? Or did you spend all day digging out of your driveway? Add your snow photos to this gallery. --- ORIGINAL POST (7:59 a.m., March 5, 2013): About 6 inches of snow already has fallen in Hudson, and forecasts now call for up to 12 inches before the storm passes. Hudson School District schools already have the week off for spring break. What are you up to today? Sledding? Ice skating? Building a snow man…
Sunday, March 3, 2013
The National Weather Service in Chanhassen has issued a winter storm warning for the Twin Cities and surrounding areas, including St. Croix County. More than 10 inches of new snow could fall on Hudson.
UPDATE (1:10 p.m., March 3, 2013): The National Weather Service in Chanhassen has upgraded its winter storm watch to a winter storm warning. Here's the full text of the winter storm warning: ...SNOW SPREADING IN TONIGHT AND LASTING THROUGH TUESDAY... .A WINTER STORM WILL IMPACT THE NORTHERN PLAINS AND UPPER MIDWEST BEGINNING TONIGHT AND LASTING THROUGH TUESDAY. THIS SYSTEM WILL BRING SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS OF 6-10 INCHES TO MUCH OF CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN MINNESOTA AND FAR WESTERN WISCONSIN. SOME STORM TOTALS COULD APPROACH 12 INCHES DEPENDING ON WHERE PRIMARY SNOW BANDS SET UP. THIS SNOWFALL LOOKS TO BE SPLIT UP INTO TWO WAVES OF MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW. THE FIRST WILL COME TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...WITH A SECOND ROUND EXPECTED MONDAY …
Friday, February 22, 2013
Snow already is making for a slippery morning commute. Expect 3 to 6 inches of snow by this evening. Snowfall could be heavy through this morning before tapering off by this afternoon.
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Friday, February 22
The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for the Hudson area valid until 6 p.m. Snow has been falling off-and-on in Hudson since 1 a.m., and the Friday morning commute is expected to be more slippery than usual in spots. The following is the full text of the National Weather Service winter weather advisory: ...SNOWY MORNING COMMUTE... .SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE NORTH THIS MORNING ACROSS SOUTH CENTRAL MINNESOTA AND WEST CENTRAL WISCONSIN. SNOWFALL TOTALS OF 3 TO 6 INCHES ARE EXPECTED BY FRIDAY AFTERNOON ACROSS EAST CENTRAL AND SOUTH CENTRAL MINNESOTA AND WEST CENTRAL WISCONSIN. THE HIGHER SNOW TOTALS WILL BE FOUND ALONG INTERSTATE 90. THE AREA AFFECTED IS LOCATED MAINLY EAST OF A LINE FROM MONTEVIDEO...ST CLOUD AND…
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
Expect wind chills at 25 below zero or colder at daybreak on Wednesday, and a storm that could drop 5-7 inches of snow on our area by the end of the week.
The National Weather Service has issued a wind chill advisory for the Hudson area from midnight until 9 a.m. on Wednesday. Expect wind chills at 25 below zero or colder at daybreak. Forecasters expect temperatures to rise to the mid-teens on Wednesday, and another snow storm is headed this way. As much as 5 to 7 inches of snow could fall on Thursday night and Friday as it moves through our area. The full text of the National Weather Service wind chill advisory follows: ... WIND CHILL ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST WEDNESDAY... ... WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY EVENING THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON... THE WIND CHILL ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST WEDNESDAY. A WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM …
Sunday, January 27, 2013
Freezing rain and snow throughout the day on Sunday have led to less-than-ideal road conditions for Monday morning's commute.
UPDATE (11:30 p.m., Jan. 27, 2013): Freezing rain and snow caused dozens of accidents in the Twin Cities on Sunday, and motorists are urged to use caution when venturing out on roadways for the Monday morning commute as temperatures are forecast to remaini near the freezing point for much of the day. --- UPDATE (12:55 p.m., Jan. 27, 2013): The National Weather Service has upgraded its winter weather advisory for the Hudson area into a following full-blown winter storm warning valid until midnight: ... WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR A MIX OF FREEZING RAIN AND SNOW... WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT. THE …
Thursday, December 27, 2012
Light snow falling through the night will leave streets and roads slippery for morning traffic.
All the meteorologists are speaking in unison: Snowfall is going to snarl your morning commute. Stillwater native and WCCO-TV meteorologist Chris Shaffer is predicting light snow accumulations expected to leave highways and streets slick. KARE-11 is predicting about 1 inch of snow with temperatures in the teens. FOX9 is warning of the winter weather advisory for Southwest Minnesota through noon Friday. The full weather forecast is available at WeatherBug.com. Like us on Facebook | Follow us on Twitter | Sign up for our daily newsletter
Wednesday, December 19, 2012
The Hudson area is under a winter weather advisory until 6 p.m. Thursday due to Winter Storm Draco. Up to 4 inches of snow is predicted along with wind gusts up to 40mph.
The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for the Hudson area from 9 p.m. on Wednesday until 6 p.m. on Thursday. A fresh blanket of snow already is covering the ground in Hudson and it continues to fall as street crews are busy preparing roads for the Thursday morning commute. The Hudson School District has made no indication of cancelling or delaying classes or activities at this point. The Weather Channel, which is now naming blizzards, has dubbed this event Winter Storm Draco. At this point, the brunt of Draco's fury appears to be hitting to the east and south of Hudson. It doesn't look like Draco will come close to dropping the amount of snow Winter Storm Caesar did last week. The following is the full text of …