Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 44.75°NLon: 95.56°WElev: 1047ft.

Fair

61°F

16°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 29.82 in
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 May 5:33 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Granite Falls MN

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 83. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 61. East southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 78. 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: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning.  New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 58. South southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. South southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 83. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 61. East southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 78. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 58. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Memorial Day
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. East southeast wind around 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Granite Falls MN
 44.81°N 95.54°W (Elev. 951 ft)
5:11 am CDT May 26, 2016
5am CDT May 26, 2016-6pm CDT Jun 1, 2016
 
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