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Multi Day Severe Weather Event Underway across the Gulf Coast and Southeast

Severe thunderstorms with very large hail, damaging winds and isolated tornadoes will be possible across portions of the Lower Mississippi Valley and Central Gulf Coast into Sunday morning. The threat will shift to the southeast coast to central Florida Sunday. Meanwhile in the west, heavy rain and mountain snow will continue from California to the southern Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Detroit Lakes Airport-Wething Field (KDTL)

Lat: 46.83°NLon: 95.89°WElev: 1391ft.

Overcast

36°F

2°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.48 in
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Jan 5:34 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WSW Detroit Lakes MN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A slight chance of drizzle.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 36. Light east wind.

    Slight Chance
    Drizzle and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 36 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of drizzle before midnight, then a slight chance of freezing drizzle between midnight and 3am, then a slight chance of drizzle after 3am.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 32. Light and variable wind.

    Chance
    Drizzle/Freezing
    Drizzle and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 32 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of drizzle and snow before 11am, then a slight chance of snow and freezing drizzle between 11am and noon.  Patchy fog before noon.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 34. West northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Wintry Mix
    and Patchy
    Fog then
    Cloudy

    High: 34 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of rain and snow before 7pm, then a slight chance of freezing rain between 7pm and midnight.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 27. West wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Wintry Mix
    and Patchy
    Fog then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 27 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. West southwest wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 33 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast around 6 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of snow after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 33. East northeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Cloudy then
    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 33 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 22. North wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 22 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 29. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 29 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A slight chance of drizzle. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 36. Light east wind.
Tonight
A chance of drizzle before midnight, then a slight chance of freezing drizzle between midnight and 3am, then a slight chance of drizzle after 3am. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 32. Light and variable wind.
Sunday
A slight chance of drizzle and snow before 11am, then a slight chance of snow and freezing drizzle between 11am and noon. Patchy fog before noon. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 34. West northwest wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow before 7pm, then a slight chance of freezing rain between 7pm and midnight. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 27. West wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. West southwest wind around 6 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast around 6 mph after midnight.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of snow after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 33. East northeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 22. North wind 8 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 29. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 17. Northwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 23. Northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Northwest wind 9 to 11 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 22. West northwest wind 9 to 11 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. West northwest wind around 11 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 27. West northwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WSW Detroit Lakes MN
 46.81°N 95.89°W
5:17 pm CST Jan 21, 2017
5pm CST Jan 21, 2017-6pm CST Jan 28, 2017
 
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