Northland Outdoors Forecast: Tracking snow for the Christmas weekend

Snow will arrive in the region on Saturday with yet another chance again on the later part of Sunday.

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Friday will generally be a quiet day after light precipitation early in the morning. A breeze will pick up out of the northwest throughout the day.

Friday's forecast for the region.

A few areas of light snow and light rain will pass by early in the day Friday. This could make for a few icy roads and will be worth checking as you are heading out the door to your destinations.

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Futurecast outlook for Friday.

Saturday will be cooler with another round of snow moving in throughout the day. Highs will mainly be in the teens to some 20s.

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Saturday's forecast for the region.

Snow will develop on Saturday. This snow looks like it will be enough to shovel later in the day. Watch for snow covered roads on Christmas day as this next wave slides through the region.

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Futurecast outlook for Saturday.

Sunday will feature similar weather to Saturday although the snow won't move in until later in the day.


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Sunday's forecast for the region.

A second round of snow is forecast for the later half of Sunday. This snow could impact the region Sunday night into Monday as well.

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Sunday's futurecast outlook.

I grew up in Minnesota and my love of the outdoors lead me on a path to becoming in meteorologist. I got my Bachelor of Science in meteorology at St. Cloud State University. I started out my career as a TV meteorologist in Bismarck at KX News in 2010. I left Bismarck for Fargo in the fall of 2015 where I've been since working for WDAY as well as The Forum.
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