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A storm system will impact the western third of the U.S.. Strong, gusty winds will increase Fire Weather threats across much of western and central California. Rain and mountain snows can be expected across the Pacific Northwest and Northern Rockies, with wintry conditions in the Great Basin and High Plains. Accumulating snows will also continue across the Upper Midwest to the Northeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Detroit Lakes Airport-Wething Field (KDTL)

Lat: 46.83°NLon: 95.89°WElev: 1391ft.

Light Snow

23°F

-5°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed SE 9 mph
Barometer 29.63 in
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 2.00 mi
Wind Chill13°F (-11°C)
Last update 15 Dec 8:15 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WSW Detroit Lakes MN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow, mainly before midnight.  Steady temperature around 24. Southeast wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow then
    Chance Snow

    Low: 24 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of snow before 9am, then a chance of flurries after 9am.  Cloudy, with a high near 30. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Cloudy

    High: 30 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 31. West southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 31 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. South wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of snow after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. South wind 10 to 16 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 34 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. West northwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Blustery

    High: 28 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Northwest wind 7 to 14 mph becoming east after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 12 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Snow, mainly before midnight. Steady temperature around 24. Southeast wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday
A slight chance of snow before 9am, then a chance of flurries after 9am. Cloudy, with a high near 30. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 31. West southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. South wind 7 to 10 mph.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of snow after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. South wind 10 to 16 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. West northwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Northwest wind 7 to 14 mph becoming east after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of snow after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 23. East wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Wednesday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 7. East wind 11 to 15 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 13. North northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -1. West northwest wind 8 to 13 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 15. West wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WSW Detroit Lakes MN
 46.81°N 95.89°W
7:01 pm CST Dec 15, 2017
8pm CST Dec 15, 2017-6pm CST Dec 22, 2017
 
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