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Very Heavy Rainfall and High Risk Flood Event in the South-Central U.S.

Thunderstorms, some severe, will continue to produce tremendously heavy rainfall over the same areas through the day today. The area with the greatest potential for excessive rainfall includes Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Missouri. Very heavy rains will extend broadly from the Southern Plains to the Upper Midwest. Life threatening flash flooding is expected with these storms. Read More >

Current conditions at

Benson Municipal Airport (KBBB)

Lat: 45.33°NLon: 95.65°WElev: 1030ft.

57°F

14°C

Humidity 14%
Wind Speed NE 8 G 16 mph
Barometer 30.31 in
Dewpoint 9°F (-13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Apr 3:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Benson MN

Winter Storm Watch April 30, 07:00pm until May 1, 07:00pm
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. East wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain likely, mainly after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 46. Breezy, with a northeast wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    then Rain
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 46 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain likely before 1am, then rain and snow between 1am and 3am, then snow after 3am.  Low around 34. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Rain Likely
    then
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 34 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain likely, possibly mixed with snow, becoming all rain after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 39. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 39 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of rain, mixing with snow after 11pm, then gradually ending.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of rain after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 59. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 59 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. East wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday
Rain likely, mainly after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 46. Breezy, with a northeast wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Rain likely before 1am, then rain and snow between 1am and 3am, then snow after 3am. Low around 34. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Monday
Rain likely, possibly mixed with snow, becoming all rain after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 39. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Monday Night
A slight chance of rain, mixing with snow after 11pm, then gradually ending. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of rain after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 66. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Benson MN
 45.32°N 95.61°W (Elev. 1043 ft)
1:45 pm CDT Apr 29, 2017
4pm CDT Apr 29, 2017-6pm CDT May 6, 2017
 
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