Twin Cities MN

29 min 53 sec ago
...HEAT INDEX VALUES APPROACHING 100 THIS AFTERNOON... .HEAT INDICES WILL CONTINUE TO CLIMB THIS AFTERNOON...WITH VALUES OF 95 TO 100 DEGREES AFTER 1 PM. THIS HEAT ADVISORY INCLUDES PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL AND AND SOUTH CENTRAL MINNESOTA...INCLUDING THE TWIN CITIES METRO AREA. ...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING... Heat Advisory 2016-06-25T10:27:00-05:00 2016-06-25T18:00:00-05:00 Actual Alert Met Expected Minor Likely Anoka; Blue Earth; Brown; Carver; Dakota; Hennepin; Le Sueur; McLeod; Nicollet; Ramsey; Rice; Scott; Sibley; Waseca; Washington; Watonwan; Wright FIPS6 027003 027013 027015 027019 027037 027053 027079 027085 027103 027123 027131 027139 027143 027161 027163 027165 027171 UGC MNZ059 MNZ060 MNZ061 MNZ062 MNZ063 MNZ066 MNZ067 MNZ068 MNZ069 MNZ070 MNZ074 MNZ075 MNZ076 MNZ077 MNZ082 MNZ083 MNZ084 VTEC /O.CON.KMPX.HT.Y.0003.160625T1800Z-160625T2300Z/
29 min 53 sec ago
...HEAT INDEX VALUES APPROACHING 100 THIS AFTERNOON... .HEAT INDICES WILL CONTINUE TO CLIMB THIS AFTERNOON...WITH VALUES OF 95 TO 100 DEGREES AFTER 1 PM. THIS HEAT ADVISORY INCLUDES PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL AND AND SOUTH CENTRAL MINNESOTA...INCLUDING THE TWIN CITIES METRO AREA. ...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING... Heat Advisory 2016-06-25T10:27:00-05:00 2016-06-25T18:00:00-05:00 Actual Alert Met Expected Minor Likely Anoka; Blue Earth; Brown; Carver; Dakota; Hennepin; Le Sueur; McLeod; Nicollet; Ramsey; Rice; Scott; Sibley; Waseca; Washington; Watonwan; Wright FIPS6 027003 027013 027015 027019 027037 027053 027079 027085 027103 027123 027131 027139 027143 027161 027163 027165 027171 UGC MNZ059 MNZ060 MNZ061 MNZ062 MNZ063 MNZ066 MNZ067 MNZ068 MNZ069 MNZ070 MNZ074 MNZ075 MNZ076 MNZ077 MNZ082 MNZ083 MNZ084 VTEC /O.CON.KMPX.HT.Y.0003.160625T1800Z-160625T2300Z/

Twin Cities Minnesota Metro Area. Minneapolis Saint Paul and surrounding area. Minneapolis and Saint Paul are Minnesota's two biggest cities. The metro area has about half of Minnesota's population.

MPCA issues air pollution advisory for Sunday, June 19 – Ozone

The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) has issued an air pollution health advisory for portions of eastern, southern and southeastern Minnesota, effective Sunday, June 19 from 11a.m. through 9 p.m. The affected area includes the Twin Cities Metro, Albert Lea, Forest Lake, Mankato, Owatonna, Red Wing, Rochester, Winona and Worthington.

When does summer start?

  • For some it is Memorial Day weekend.
  • some it is when school gets out.
  • for meteorological summer in Minnesota June 1st is the date normally used.
  • For astronomical summer it goes by the day with the longest daylight
    (Summer solstice)
    • in Northern Hemisphere is June 20 2016
    • in Southern Hemisphere it is December 21 2016
  • Have a Happy Summer

Minnesota Solar Jobs doubled in 2 years

February 10, 2016
News release from Minnesota Department of commerce http://www.mn.gov/commerce

"Minnesota solar jobs more than doubled in past two years, with bright future ahead for state’s solar industry"

"SAINT PAUL – The number of solar jobs in Minnesota more than doubled during th
e past two years and, thanks to solar-friendly state and federal policies, the job surge is expected to continue, according to the Minnesota Solar Jobs Census.

difficult driving conditions

In the winter Snow and Ice can make it difficult to drive. Avoid driving, if possible during difficult conditions. If you must drive, Allow extra time to get to your destination. Slow Down. Have snow and ice cleared from your vehicle. Keep your headlights on. Have a survivor kit including water, food, blanket, flashlight, and wear winter clothing including coat, hat, gloves/mittens.
for current conditions go to www.511mn.org

Income tax filing season open

News release by Minnesota Department of Revenue
http://www.revenue.state.mn.us/
ST. PAUL, Minn. – Minnesota taxpayers can begin filing their state income tax returns as of Tuesday, January 19, 2016. For the benefit and convenience of Minnesota taxpayers, this is also the same date that the Internal Revenue Service will begin accepting federal income tax returns.

Electronic Filing and Direct Deposit
Choosing electronic filing and direct deposit is the most secure way to get your refund. Last year, over 2 million Minnesota taxpayers used electronic software to file their taxes. Visit MN department of revenue website to see the list tax software providers that are certified to submit electronically filed returns ....

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Twin Cities MN