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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Current conditions at

Albert Lea, Albert Lea Municipal Airport (KAEL)

Lat: 43.68°NLon: 93.37°WElev: 1260ft.

Partly Cloudy

70°F

21°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 29.93 in
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Aug 11:11 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Albert Lea MN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. South southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. East wind around 5 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. North northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 73. North northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. East wind around 5 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. North northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 73. North northwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 73. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Albert Lea MN
 43.65°N 93.36°W (Elev. 1198 ft)
8:58 pm CDT Aug 19, 2017
11pm CDT Aug 19, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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