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Heavy Snow Moves into the Rockies; Northern Plains

A storm will move from the western U.S. into the Wasatch and northern Rockies. Heavy snow, gusty winds and difficult travel conditions are likely. The storm will move into the Northern Plains toward the end of the week, with possible blizzard conditions. Elsewhere, heavy rain is possible along the central Gulf Coast and Florida while record warmth spreads into the Ohio Valley and Mid-Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

Owatonna Degner Regional Airport (KOWA)

Lat: 44.12°NLon: 93.26°WElev: 1129ft.

Fair

45°F

7°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed SW 3 mph
Barometer 29.60 in
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Feb 8:35 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Owatonna MN

Winter Storm Watch February 23, 06:00pm until February 25, 12:00am
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 58. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of rain after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 41. East northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Cloudy then
    Chance Rain

    High: 41 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain before 11pm, then rain and snow between 11pm and midnight, then snow after midnight.  Patchy blowing snow after 2am. Low around 30. Blustery, with an east northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow and
    Blustery then
    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow.  Patchy blowing snow. High near 32. Breezy, with a northeast wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 32 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow, mainly before midnight.  Patchy blowing snow. Low around 17. Blustery, with a north northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 17 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Patchy blowing snow before 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 24 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 27. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 27 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 58. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north after midnight.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of rain after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 41. East northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Rain before 11pm, then rain and snow between 11pm and midnight, then snow after midnight. Patchy blowing snow after 2am. Low around 30. Blustery, with an east northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Friday
Snow. Patchy blowing snow. High near 32. Breezy, with a northeast wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Friday Night
Snow, mainly before midnight. Patchy blowing snow. Low around 17. Blustery, with a north northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Saturday
Patchy blowing snow before 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 27. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 12. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 34. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Owatonna MN
 44.07°N 93.23°W (Elev. 1201 ft)
8:12 am CST Feb 22, 2017
8am CST Feb 22, 2017-6pm CST Feb 28, 2017
 
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