Snow Nearly Double Last Season's

Snow Nearly Double Last Season's Click to Enlarge Photo: KNSI News

(KNSI) - The St. Cloud area has nearly doubled last season's snowfall.

The National Weather Service reports from Friday afternoon to 2:30 a.m. Monday, 6 inches of snow fell at the St. Cloud Regional Airport.

The St. Cloud area has gotten 62.7 inches of snow for the season, 17 inches above normal.

St. Cloud averages 45.7 inches of snow in the winter. Last season the area got 31.9 inches of snow.

In the month of April, 14.8 inches of snow has fallen in St. Cloud.

The forecast calls for a mostly cloudy sky, with a high near 38 on Monday and it should be sunny with a high near 40 on Tuesday.

On Wednesday, there's a chance of another inch of snow and a high of 38.

Meanwhile; the Minneapolis, St. Paul and Anoka-Hennepin school districts are among those who canceled classes as plows continue to clear more than a foot of snow from a record-breaking winter storm.

Snow totals across the Twin Cities metro ranged from 12 to 16 inches.

About 750 flights were canceled over the weekend at the Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport.

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