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Heavy snow in the Rockies, Fire weather threat in the Southwest, and Heavy rainfall threat for the weekend in the Southern Plains into the Ohio Valley

Heavy snow is expected in the northern and central Rockies. There is a critical to elevated fire risk across the Southwest. A few severe storms are expected from the Southeast States into the Great Lakes and portions of the Central Plains on Thursday. Heavy rainfall is forecast through the weekend with a threat for significant flooding for the Southern Plains into the Mississippi Valley Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Alexandria, Chandler Field (KAXN)

Lat: 45.87°NLon: 95.39°WElev: 1424ft.

Overcast

29°F

-2°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed NW 13 mph
Barometer 29.63 in (1005.4 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill19°F (-7°C)
Last update 27 Apr 1:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Kensington MN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 36 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Widespread frost, mainly after 4am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 27. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Frost

    Low: 27 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Widespread frost, mainly before 7am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 47. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Frost then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 28. North wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 28 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. East northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of rain after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 46 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain likely before midnight, then rain and snow likely between midnight and 1am, then snow likely after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 33. North northeast wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 33 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of snow before 10am, then a chance of rain and snow between 10am and 11am, then a chance of rain after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Widespread frost, mainly after 4am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 27. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Friday
Widespread frost, mainly before 7am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 47. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28. North wind 5 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. East northeast wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of rain after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Rain likely before midnight, then rain and snow likely between midnight and 1am, then snow likely after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 33. North northeast wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
A chance of snow before 10am, then a chance of rain and snow between 10am and 11am, then a chance of rain after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Northeast wind around 10 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 55. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Kensington MN
 45.77°N 95.7°W (Elev. 1299 ft)
11:29 am CDT Apr 27, 2017
2pm CDT Apr 27, 2017-6pm CDT May 3, 2017
 
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