Severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain possible for portions of the plains

A stationary front will keep scattered showers and thunderstorms in the forecast today and Thursday for much of the plains. Some thunderstorms may be severe today across portions of the central/northern High Plains. Atrong storms are also possible in northern New England today. Hot temperatures will continue across portions of the Desert Southwest and Inter-mountain West.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lake Elmo Airport (K21D)

Lat: 45°NLon: 92.85°WElev: 925ft.

Fair

68°F

20°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 30.15 in
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Jun 9:14 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Oakdale MN

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am.  Mostly clear, with a low around 61. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 74. North northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. South southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. South southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Tonight
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am. Mostly clear, with a low around 61. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 74. North northwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Independence Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Oakdale MN
 44.99°N 92.98°W (Elev. 1043 ft)
8:09 am CDT Jun 29, 2016
9am CDT Jun 29, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 5, 2016
 
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