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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Albert Lea, Albert Lea Municipal Airport (KAEL)

Lat: 43.68°NLon: 93.37°WElev: 1260ft.

Mostly Cloudy

66°F

19°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.94 in
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Aug 11:11 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Ellendale MN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Widespread fog, mainly after 5am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Calm wind.

    Fog

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Widespread fog, mainly before 8am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the morning.

    Fog then
    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. South wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South southeast wind around 5 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 75. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Widespread fog, mainly after 5am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Calm wind.
Saturday
Widespread fog, mainly before 8am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. South wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South southeast wind around 5 mph. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 75. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. North wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 72. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Ellendale MN
 43.88°N 93.3°W (Elev. 1289 ft)
11:14 pm CDT Aug 18, 2017
11pm CDT Aug 18, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 25, 2017
 
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