Weather for Nordic Skiers in the Upper Midwest and Great Lakes Regions

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Weather for Nordic Skiers in the Upper Midwest and Great Lakes Regions

2012 Birkebeiner 3-km sit-ski

NOHRSC model snow depth map | NOHRSC snow depth reports | NCDC recent snowfall/snow depth maps for each state

Recent snowfall reports (NWS forecast office "Local Storm Reports"):
Illinois: Chicago | Lincoln | Indiana: North Webster | Iowa: Des Moines | Quad Cities | Minnesota: Duluth | Minneapolis | Michigan: Marquette | Gaylord | Grand Rapids | Detroit | North Dakota: Grand Forks | South Dakota: Sioux Falls | Wisconsin: Milwaukee | La Crosse | Green Bay

Daily summary of temperature/snowfall/snowdepth data (NWS forecast office "Regional Temperature/Precipitation Tables"):
Illinois: Chicago | Lincoln | Indiana: North Webster | Iowa: Des Moines | Quad Cities | Minnesota: Duluth | Minneapolis | Michigan: Marquette | Gaylord | Grand Rapids | Detroit | North Dakota: Grand Forks | South Dakota: Sioux Falls | Wisconsin: Milwaukee | La Crosse | Green Bay


Madison WI: NWS forecast | Graph of hourly weather conditions | Southern WI: 24-hour snowfall | Snow depth | Wisconsin: Snowfall / snow depth data

Google Maps plots of current air temperatures (and other selectable parameters): Minnesota | Wisconsin | Michigan

NWS warnings/advisories
NWS warnings/advisories
3-hourly snow accumulation
3-hourly snow accumulation
84-hour snowfall forecast
84-hour snowfall forecast
John Dee's snowfall forecast
John Dee's snow forecast
Weather Channel snowfall forecast
Weather Channel snow forecast

HPC Probability of Snowfall Accumulations for Day1/Day2/Day3 | (Text discussion)


This morning's snow depth
This Morning's Snow Depth | (New snowfall)
Current surface report plot
Current Weather Conditions: MN | WI | MI


Local NWS Forecasts | Upper Midwest Forecast Maps | National Forecasts and Maps
Weather information by state: ND | SD | MN | WI | MI | IA | IL | IN | OH


Long-Range Forecasts:


6-10 day outlook | 8-14 day outlook | 1-16 day forecast model ensembles | NCEP ensembles


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