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Heavy Snow For Portions of the Northeast; Great Lakes

Moderate to heavy snow will return to the Northeast and New England over the next couple of days. Heavy Lake Effect Snow will continue to the lee of the Great Lakes. Light snow will fall across portions of the Tennessee Valley; working into the Mid-Atlantic by mid-week. Meanwhile, elevated fire weather conditions will continue in southern California. Read More >

Current conditions at

Alexandria, Chandler Field (KAXN)

Lat: 45.87°NLon: 95.39°WElev: 1424ft.

Fair

5°F

-15°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed W 9 mph
Barometer 30.26 in (1027.8 mb)
Dewpoint 1°F (-17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill-9°F (-23°C)
Last update 12 Dec 2:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Alexandria MN

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. West wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 7 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. West wind around 5 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 26 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 29 by 5am. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    Low: 25 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of snow showers before 7am, then patchy freezing drizzle between 7am and 1pm, then a slight chance of snow showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 25 by 5pm. Windy, with a north northwest wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Patchy Wintry
    Mix and Windy

    High: 29 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 26 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of flurries.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    Flurries

    Low: 15 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 26 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 17 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. West wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. West wind around 5 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 29 by 5am. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow showers before 7am, then patchy freezing drizzle between 7am and 1pm, then a slight chance of snow showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 25 by 5pm. Windy, with a north northwest wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of flurries. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. South southeast wind around 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 29. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 33. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Alexandria MN
 45.88°N 95.37°W (Elev. 1434 ft)
2:40 am CST Dec 12, 2017
3am CST Dec 12, 2017-6pm CST Dec 18, 2017
 
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