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Severe Thunderstorms over the Plains, Heavy Rain Threat Continues over Portions of the Mississippi Valley

Heavy rainfall with localized flooding will remain possible over portions of the Mississippi Valley and the Plains through midweek. In addition, severe thunderstorms will be possible over the southern and central Plains. Some of the storms could contain damaging winds and large hail. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Brainerd - Crow Wing County Airport (KBRD)

Lat: 46.4°NLon: 94.13°WElev: 1220ft.

Overcast

63°F

17°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed N 13 mph
Barometer 29.73 in (1006.5 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Aug 10:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Brainerd MN

  • Today

    Today: Showers likely, mainly before 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 69. Breezy, with a northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 69 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 54. Breezy, with a north wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds and
    Breezy then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly clear, with a low around 61.

    Mostly Clear
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely, mainly before 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 69. Breezy, with a northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 54. Breezy, with a north wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2am. Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
Brainerd MN
 46.36°N 94.2°W
9:39 am CDT Aug 17, 2017
11am CDT Aug 17, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 23, 2017
 
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