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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

Alexandria, Chandler Field (KAXN)

Lat: 45.87°NLon: 95.39°WElev: 1424ft.

Fair

55°F

13°C

Humidity 26%
Wind Speed NE 12 mph
Barometer 30.26 in (1025.7 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill52°F (11°C)
Last update 29 Apr 4:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Brandon MN

Winter Storm Watch April 30, 07:00pm until May 1, 10:00pm
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain likely, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Breezy, with a northeast 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 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Rain Likely
    and Breezy

    High: 47 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain likely before 9pm, then rain and snow showers likely between 9pm and 1am, then snow showers after 1am. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 34. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely and
    Breezy then
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 34 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain and snow likely before 3pm, then a chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 41. 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 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 41 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 11pm, then gradually ending.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Breezy, with a north 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: 33 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 53. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 37 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of rain after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 57. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 57 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. West southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Rain likely, mainly after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Breezy, with a northeast 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 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Rain likely before 9pm, then rain and snow showers likely between 9pm and 1am, then snow showers after 1am. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 34. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Monday
Rain and snow likely before 3pm, then a chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 41. 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 1 to 2 inches possible.
Monday Night
A slight chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 11pm, then gradually ending. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Breezy, with a north 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 53. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of rain after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 57. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. West southwest wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 64. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Brandon MN
 45.96°N 95.61°W (Elev. 1398 ft)
3:26 pm CDT Apr 29, 2017
5pm CDT Apr 29, 2017-6pm CDT May 6, 2017
 
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