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Heavy Rain and Flood Threat Continues; Wintry Mix Extends from the Plains to the Northeast; and Snow in the West

Additional rainfall from the Southern Plains to the Ohio Valley will enhance the threat for additional flash flooding and main stem river flooding. Areas of accumulating snow and ice are expected across portions of the Central Plains to the Northeast. The Western U.S. will mainly be cold with the threat for heavy snow across parts of northern California, the Great Basin and the central Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Detroit Lakes Airport-Wething Field (KDTL)

Lat: 46.83°NLon: 95.89°WElev: 1391ft.

Fair

7°F

-14°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 30.53 in
Dewpoint -2°F (-19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Feb 9:15 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Detroit Lakes MN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around -3. Wind chill values as low as -17. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -3 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of snow after 3pm.  Patchy fog after 3pm.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a high near 23. Wind chill values as low as -17. South southeast wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 23 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow.  Areas of fog before midnight. Low around 14. Southeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 14 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. West northwest wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 24 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 9 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of snow after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. South southeast wind 7 to 9 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 26 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow likely, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. East northeast wind 8 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 15 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 24. West wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 24 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. West wind 6 to 10 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 9 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around -3. Wind chill values as low as -17. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of snow after 3pm. Patchy fog after 3pm. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a high near 23. Wind chill values as low as -17. South southeast wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday Night
Snow. Areas of fog before midnight. Low around 14. Southeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. West northwest wind 3 to 8 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of snow after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. South southeast wind 7 to 9 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Snow likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. East northeast wind 8 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 24. West wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. West wind 6 to 10 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. South wind 7 to 11 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. South southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 28. South wind 9 to 13 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Northeast wind 8 to 13 mph becoming north northwest in the evening.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. North northeast wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Detroit Lakes MN
 46.81°N 95.83°W
6:45 pm CST Feb 21, 2018
9pm CST Feb 21, 2018-6pm CST Feb 28, 2018
 
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