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Severe weather threat continues and flash flooding returns to portions of the Plains Thursday

The severe weather threat will continue over portions of the Plains on Thursday. Large hail and damaging winds are the primary threats. Moderate to heavy rain will also be possible, mainly across the southern Plains, returning the flash flood threat to an area with already saturated soils.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Alexandria, Chandler Field (KAXN)

Lat: 45.87°NLon: 95.39°WElev: 1424ft.

Fair

65°F

18°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.2 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 May 4:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Alexandria MN

  • Today

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 63 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Saturday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Sunday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Monday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Breezy, with a southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south 15 to 20 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Breezy, with a north wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 61. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Southeast wind around 15 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. South southeast wind around 15 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South southeast wind around 15 mph.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. South southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind around 15 mph.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. South wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Alexandria MN
 45.88°N 95.37°W (Elev. 1434 ft)
3:43 am CDT May 28, 2015
6am CDT May 28, 2015-6pm CDT Jun 3, 2015
 
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