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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 >

Current conditions at

Alexandria, Chandler Field (KAXN)

Lat: 45.87°NLon: 95.39°WElev: 1424ft.

Fair

77°F

25°C

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed S 15 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1011.8 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 19 Aug 4:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Kensington MN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming north in the morning.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. North wind around 5 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. East northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. North wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 74. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 73. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming north in the morning.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. North wind around 5 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. East northeast wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. North wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 74. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 73. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 74. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. South southeast wind around 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. South southeast wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
Showers likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Kensington MN
 45.77°N 95.7°W (Elev. 1299 ft)
1:57 pm CDT Aug 19, 2017
5pm CDT Aug 19, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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