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Wednesday November 13, 2019: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, Icy Roads, lake effect snow, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Northland Weather Forecast, Slippery Morning Commute, snow, Snowy Roads, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast

Friday November 8, 2019: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Cold Temps, Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, lake effect snow, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Northland Weather Forecast, snow, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast

Mont Du Lac Resort Begins Making Snow

SUPERIOR, Wisc. -Mont Du Lac has begun making snow at their ski resort in Superior. For the new season, the resort is putting in more snow guns and a larger snow making system which should be wrapped up later this week. All of these improvements gives the hill even more capacity. “We’re excited. We’re making snow right on schedule I…

Friday October 11, 2019: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Crashing Temps, Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, First Snow of the Season, Freeze, Frost, Gale Warning Lake Superior, High Winds, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Northland Weather Forecast, snow, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast

Jumping Out of the Cold, Into Summer Break

Planet 3 Extreme Air Park attracts families looking for fun indoor activities.

DULUTH, Minn.- When the weather on this planet gets you down, why not travel to a new planet? Planet 3 to be exact. Summer Break is beginning for students and in nasty weather like Sunday’s, families are trying to find fun indoor activities. So in the gloomy, windy, snowy outdoors, Planet 3 Extreme Air Park on 46th Avenue West, turns into…

Golfers Still Waiting to Hit the Links this Spring

Local golf courses are getting ready for the 2019 season

DULUTH, Minn.- With those summer like conditions on the way, Northland golf courses are getting prepared. While some areas of the Northland golf courses are still clear, there is still snow on the ground which is causing delays in opening this season. Golfers are excited to hit the links again. Before the latest snow storm, Duluth’s Enger Park golf course was…

Thursday April 4, 2019: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: April Snow, Cloudy Day, Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, fox 21 weather, freezing rain, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Northland Weather Forecast, Showers, snow, Spring Mix, Sunny Morning, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast, wintry mix

Tuesday April 2, 2019: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, flurries, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Northland Weather Forecast, rain, Scattered Rain and Snow, Showers, snow, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast, wintry mix

Spirit Mountain Community Day

Spirit Mountain kicked off their 'community days' event today that goes until Thursday

DULUTH, Minn.- Despite a lack of snow on lawns in Duluth, Spirit Mountain is still open for business, and is giving out daily deals. The sun was shining on the slopes still full of snow. Families soaked in what’s almost the end of the skiing and snowboarding season. It was all part of Spirit Mountain’s Community days through Thursday that…

Friday March 1, 2019: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, flurries, Light Snow, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Mild Temps, Northland Weather Forecast, snow, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast

Winter Update After Record February Snow

Heading into the Record Book for Cold, Too!

DULUTH, Minn. – The 2018-2019 winter season got off to a quiet start with snowfall, but that all changed in February. A record 36.4″ of snow fell in Duluth making February 2019 the snowiest February on record.  It beat the record that was set 80 years ago back in 1939 at 33.9″. Let’s put this into perspective. At the beginning…

Friday February 22, 2019: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: American Birkibeiner, Birkie Weekend, Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Northland Weather Forecast, snow, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast, Winter Storm Watch

The City of Duluth Advises No Unnecessary Travel

The city of Duluth is advising no unnecessary travel for today due to poor weather conditions, winds and snow drifting, and low visibility.

DULUTH, Minn.-The city of Duluth is advising no unnecessary travel for today due to poor weather conditions, winds and snow drifting, and low visibility. Snow is expected to fall throughout the afternoon and into the evening, potentially slowing down around 12:00 am Thursday. “In the interest of providing as much access to plows as possible, as well as the overall…

Shoveling and Slipping Safety Tips from Essentia Health

How to shovel without hurting your back, avoid slipping.

SUPERIOR, Wis.- More snow on the way means more shoveling for Northlanders. But there is potential danger when clearing snow. Emergency rooms see plenty of patients every winter who’ve been hurt while shoveling. While many of us don’t think twice about it, shoveling snow and even just walking on snowy sidewalks can be hazardous if you’re not careful. Using good lifting…

West Duluth Waits for City to Clear Snow Piles, More Snow Comes

Piles reaching 5 feet still obstruct businesses.

DULUTH, Minn.- While the weather was pretty quiet in the Northland on Monday, recent storms still left large mounds of snow in areas around the city. One place where they’re especially high is West Duluth. While the city has promised to get to those piles this week, more snow on the way could change that. Ahead of their big Winter in…

Hardware Stores Trying to Keep Up as Salt and Shovels are Selling Quickly

"Actually the warehouse where get it from ran out because so much salt is being sold."

DULUTH, Minn. – Today, hardware stores are busy with people coming in to buy winter supplies. Fox 21 stopped by Marshall hardware on East Superior Street. Quite a few different types of shovels and bags of salt have been selling very quickly. Patrons are also purchasing space heaters and even heat tape to warm up the pipes in their homes….

College of St. Scholastic “Snow Team” Attempts to Keep Up with Ongoing Snowfall on Campus

The grounds team is also scheduled to come in early tomorrow .

DULUTH, Minn. – All hands were on deck today at the College of St. Scholastic, as ground crews attempted to clear more than seven inches of snow that has already fallen in Duluth. About 15 campus snow crew members have been working since 5 AM this morning plowing parking lots, shoveling sidewalks and stairs. The building and grounds team incorporated…

Monday February 4, 2019: Morning Forecast

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Tuesday January 22, 2019: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, Fluffy Snow, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Northland Weather Forecast, snow, Snowy, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast, winter weather advisory

Monday January 21, 2019: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: cold temperatures, Duluth Minnestoa Weather Forecast, Iron Range Weather Forecast, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Moderate Snow, Northland Weather Forecast, snow, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast, wind chill advisory, winter weather advisory

Monday December 31, 2018: Morning Forecast

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Friday December 28, 2018: Morning Forecast

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More Heavy Snow Will Fall Across the Northland

Bitterly Cold Temperatures To Follow

The much advertised first major widespread winter storm of the season is bringing heavy snow and a wintry mix to the Northland. A “Winter Storm Warning” remains in effect through Friday morning for all of northern Minnesota and until noon Friday for Bayfield and Douglas counties in Wisconsin. Also, in Wisconsin, a “Winter Weather Advisory” remains in effect through 9…

Thursday December 27, 2018: Morning Forecast

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Major Winter Storm for the Northland

Heavy Snow, Wind & Ice Expected

DULUTH, Minn. – Our first widespread major winter storm of this snow season will bring travel nightmares to the Northland into Friday. Significant snow accumulations are on the way across much of Minnesota and Northwest Wisconsin and warmer air being pulled into the system will bring some freezing rain and rain to parts of Wisconsin and western upper Michigan. A…

Heavy Snow Heading to the Northland

Bitter Cold Follows

DULUTH, Minn-   A quiet Christmas Day across the Northland with only a few snow flurries will give way to the first widespread major winter storm of the season. As travelers head out Wednesday, the road conditions will deteriorate later in the day as snow moves in by evening. Moderate to heavy snow and very strong winds are expected Thursday, Thursday…

Little Snow Doesn’t Bury Plow Sales

Unlike Clothing and Hardware, Snow Plow Sales Increase

DULUTH, Minn.- With temperatures on the rise, and snow missing from the picturesque “Northland Winter” scene, some businesses are noticing a decline in sales of hardware and winter clothing. But the plows are still flying off the shelves. Snow plow retailers have been soaking up the sun. At Bears Heavy Duty Parts and Accessories, they’ve seen sales double since last…

Thursday November 15, 2018: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Above Average Temperatures in the Northland, Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, flurries, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Mild Day, Northland Weather Forecast, snow, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast, windy

Monday November 12, 2018: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Below Average Temperatures, Breezy, cold, Cold Snap, Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, Lake Effect, Lake Effect Flurries, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Northland Weather Forecast, snow, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast, wind chill, windy

Friday November 9, 2018: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, Lake Effect Snow Storm, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Northland Weather Forecast, snow, South Shore Snow Storm, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast, Winter Storm Warning, winter weather advisory

Monday November 5, 2018: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Dultuh Minnesota Weather Forecast, freezing rain, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, More Snow, Northland Weather Forecast, rain, snow, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast, wintry mix

Northland Winter Weather Outlook 2018-2019

Wondering What This Northland Winter Has In Store? Check Out The Fox 21 Weather Teams Forecast

DULUTH, Minn. – Halloween is right around the corner.  Along with the parties, kids are getting ready for trick-or-treating.  But, Northlanders know that the weather can very well be more of a trick rather than a treat. Last year, just in time for Halloween weekend, more than ten inches of snow fell in Duluth.  While an inconvenience, that pales in…

Thursday October 11, 2018: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Cloudy, Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, flurries, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Northland Weather Forecast, snow, Snow Accumulation, Snowy, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast

Wednesday October 10, 2018: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Black Ice, Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, Flood Watch, Flooded Roads, Gale Warning, High Waves, ice, Lakeshore Flood Warning, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Northland Weather Forecast, Road Closures, sleet, snow, snow storm, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast, winter weather advisory

Winter Flurries Make Hardware Stores Hurry to Stock Winter Supplies

Menard's and Marshall Hardware Gear Up

DULUTH, Minn.-As Lord Stark from Game of Thrones warned, “winter is coming” to the Northland. So snowplows, salt, and shovels are now headed to store shelves, waiting for their big debut. Regardless of how much snow actually falls this month, it’s still a sign that winter is on the horizon, a sign Northlanders know all too well. So they turn to…

Local Businesses Profit from Spring Snowfall

One manager tells FOX21 he's predicting one more winter storm.

DULUTH, Minn.- Although you may be thinking spring, businesses in the Northland are prepared for winter. It’s no secret, Duluth was covered in snow this morning. One plowing company, ATK Enterprise helped clear away some winter blues on the road. With all hands on deck, the crew started around 1 A.M. Sunday morning. “We expect it usually through the end…

Local High School Golfer Practices in Blizzard

The winter weather warning wasn't stopping this avid golfer.

DULUTH, Minn.- The golf course isn’t in ideal condition, but that didn’t stop sophomore Nate Scullard-Bender with the Denfeld golf team from taking some swings. Categories: High School, Minnesota, Sports Tags: Denfeld golf team, duluth, ENGER PARK GOLF COURSE, Golf, local sports, Nate Scullard-Bender, snow, winter

Monday April 16, 2018: Morning Forecast

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Sunday April 15, 2018: Evening Forecast

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Sunday April 15, 2018: Morning Forecast

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Saturday April 14, 2018: Evening Forecast

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Wednesday April 4, 2018: Evening Weather

Categories: Weather Video Tags: brittney merlot, clipper system, Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, More Snow, More Snow Tomorrow, Scattered Flurries, Scattered Snow Showers, snow, Snowy, Sun and Cloud Mix, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast

Tuesday April 3, 2018: Morning Forecast

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Monday April 2, 2018: Evening Forecast

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Volunteers Hike 10 Miles for Veterans

Nearly Naked Ruck March Raises Money for Local Non-Profits

DULUTH, Minn. – Cold, snow, ice and strong winds chilled marchers at the Nearly Naked Ruck March this morning at Bayfront Park in Duluth. 229 people came from all over the region, including 23 children, carrying a heavy bag on their shoulders to represent the emotional weight veterans carry after combat. The event raised money for the local food shelf,…

Monday March 26, 2018: Evening Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: 40’s Return, brittney merlot, Cloudy, Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, freezing rain, Glare Ice, ice, Icy, Icy Roads, March Snow, March Snowfall, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, rain, snow, Snow covered roads, snow melt, snow storm, Snowy, sun, sunshine, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast, Warm Up Tomorrow, West Wind, winter weather advisory,…

Guess the Date of “Official” Snowmelt at Lutsen

Contestants Can Submit Their Vote up Until Midnight on Friday, March 23

LUTSEN, Minn. – If you’re counting down the final days before snow if officially gone, you may want to turn your attention to Lutsen Mountains. Right now you have the chance to guess when the last pile of snow will melt. This date will be determined on Mystery Mountain when the snow on the slopes fits within a standard sized hula…

Snowmobiling Reaches Peak in Sawyer County

Hayward Power Sports Rents Affordable Sleds As Season Winds Down

HAYWARD, Wis. — Right now is the time to hop on the sleds and hit the trails in Sawyer and Washburn counties! They are at peak after the near 10″ of fresh snow fell from the last storm, blanketing their 600 miles of trails. “Tourists are still coming in but it’s slowing down. So locals get to take over the…