Heavy rain and isolated severe storms in portions of the West. Severe Weather Possible in the Plains Saturday.

A storm system will bring rain and thunderstorms to much of the Intermountain West and northern High Plains. A few severe thunderstorms with large hail and damaging winds are possible from northeast California to Wyoming. Heavy rain could lead to flash flooding in some of the western states. Severe weather will be possible in the Plains Saturday.
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Current conditions at

Albert Lea, Albert Lea Municipal Airport (KAEL)

Lat: 43.68°NLon: 93.37°WElev: 1260ft.

Fair

88°F

31°C

Humidity 18%
Wind Speed SW 14 G 24 mph
Barometer 29.82 in
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 6 May 2:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Albert Lea MN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 87. West southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 3am and 4am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 53. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 53 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 68. North wind around 10 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 68 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 45. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 70. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. East southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 51 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. East southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 65 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 53. East southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 53 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8am.  Cloudy, with a high near 66. East southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 87. West southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 3am and 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 53. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 68. North wind around 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 45. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 70. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. East southeast wind around 10 mph.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. East southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 53. East southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8am. Cloudy, with a high near 66. East southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. East northeast wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. East wind around 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 65. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Albert Lea MN
 43.65°N 93.36°W (Elev. 1198 ft)
2:39 pm CDT May 6, 2016
3pm CDT May 6, 2016-6pm CDT May 12, 2016
 
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