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Marginal to slight risk of severe weather Sunday for the Midwest and central Plains

Scattered strong to severe storms with hail and damaging winds are expected this afternoon and evening across portions of the Midwest. A Marginal Risk area is highlighted around a Slight Risk area and extends into portions of the central Plains.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Aitkin Municipal Airport - Steve Kurtz Field (KAIT)

Lat: 46.55°NLon: 93.68°WElev: 1198ft.

Mostly Cloudy

72°F

22°C

Humidity 22%
Wind Speed W 7 mph
Barometer 29.81 in
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 3 May 1:13 pm CDT

Extended Forecast

  • This
    Afternoon

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Monday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Tuesday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Thunderstorms Likely

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thunderstorms Likely

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 42. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 69. North wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 71. Light east wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 49.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 72.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 72.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
Aitkin MN
 46.53°N 93.71°W
1:07 pm CDT May 3, 2015
2pm CDT May 3, 2015-6pm CDT May 9, 2015
 
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