WEATHER: Extreme cold warning 9 a.m. today to noon Thursday

January 17, 2012 at 11:40 pm in Grand Forks Herald

Bitter cold is near, though official xtreme cold warnings from the National Weather Service start at several different times — 9 this morning in Grand Forks, Grand Forks County and some northern Red River Valley counties, for example; and 6 tonight across the river in East Grand Forks, Polk County. The winds will make bitter feel brutal. Plus, light snow is falling largely north of U.S. Highway 2, with as much as an inch possible by sunrise today. A total of one to three inches expected, while tapering off from west to east, when it’s over, the National Weather Service said. Continue Reading