MN – ND snowstormOctober 4th, 2012 at 6:25 pm by Bill Steffen under Bill's Blog, Weather
(click picture to enlarge) A snowstorm has dumped nearly half a foot of new snow across NW Minnesota and NE N. Dakota. Karlstad, MN reported 5″ of snow and 3 1/2″ fell at Grand Forks ND. Police were dealing with slide-offs and cars were moving at 40 mph on I-29 and just 30 mph on US 2. A NWS meteorologist said that the odds of snowstorm this early (first week of October) was only 5%. (picture from valleynewslive.com).