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Winter storm conditions possible for parts of Central Plains on Saturday

Widespread precipitation, including heavy snow, will push farther east on Saturday east across the central and southern Rockies. Snow will extend from the Rockies into the central High Plains by late Saturday, spreading farther east on Sunday, with moderate to heavy snows and gusty winds expected across portions of South Dakota and Minnesota by the end of the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Granite Falls, Granite Falls Municipal Airport/Lenzen-Roe Memorial Field (KGDB)

Lat: 44.75°NLon: 95.56°WElev: 1047ft.

Fair

29°F

-2°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed SW 3 mph
Barometer 29.81 in
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 20 Jan 3:35 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Granite Falls MN

Winter Storm Watch January 21, 06:00pm until January 23, 12:00am
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. West northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 24 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Areas of fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.

    Areas Fog
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 42 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of rain and snow before 8pm, then a chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 27. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 27 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow likely before 1pm, then rain and snow likely between 1pm and 4pm, then snow likely after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 35. North wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 35 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow.  Patchy blowing snow after 3am. Low around 25. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 25 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow.  Patchy blowing snow before 5pm. High near 30. Blustery, with a north wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 30 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Patchy blowing snow before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Blustery
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 26 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 10. West northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 10 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. West northwest wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Areas of fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow before 8pm, then a chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 27. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Snow likely before 1pm, then rain and snow likely between 1pm and 4pm, then snow likely after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 35. North wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Sunday Night
Snow. Patchy blowing snow after 3am. Low around 25. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Monday
Snow. Patchy blowing snow before 5pm. High near 30. Blustery, with a north wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Monday Night
Patchy blowing snow before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 10. West northwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. East southeast wind around 10 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 33. East southeast wind around 10 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Granite Falls MN
 44.81°N 95.54°W (Elev. 951 ft)
2:36 am CST Jan 20, 2018
3am CST Jan 20, 2018-6pm CST Jan 26, 2018
 
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