The Minnesota Department of Transportation (Mn/DOT), in cooperation with the University of Minnesota (UMN)and the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources - State Climatology Office (SCO) provide these data, and the associated maps, tables, and analyses for informational purposes only.
As with most government services, these data exist in the public domain, but users are encouraged to pay special attention to the conditions and provisions under which the data were collected, as there were some variations in method of observation.
The user assumes the entire risk related to use of this database. Data are provided on an as is basis and Mn/DOT, UMN, and the SCO disclaims any and all warranties, whether express or implied, including (without limitation) any implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.
In no event will Mn/DOT, UMN, or the SCO be liable to users or to any third party for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, special or exemplary damages or lost profit resulting from any use or misuse of this data.