Weather Forecast


Forecast: 6-12 inches of snow in south Washington County

Here comes the spring snow.

A late-season storm hitting much of Minnesota is forecast to dump 6 to 12 inches of snow in the Cottage Grove area Wednesday night and Thursday, according to the National Weather Service.

Less than an inch of snow is expected to fall during the day Wednesday. Another 3 to 5 inches is possible Wednesday night, with an additional 3 to 7 inches possible during the day Thursday. The snow will taper off by Thursday night.

The weather service forecasts daytime temperatures Wednesday and Thursday to be in the low to mid-30s.