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Storms Continue to Pound the Western U.S.

Storms will continue to bring heavy rain, flooding and strong winds to California and many states across the west. Heavy rain will result in flooding for some areas, and heavy snow will be possible at high elevation locations. By mid-week, these storms may bring heavy snow to the northern Rockies and Intermountain west. Heavy rain and flooding will also impact the central Gulf Coast this week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Owatonna Degner Regional Airport (KOWA)

Lat: 44.12°NLon: 93.26°WElev: 1129ft.

Fair and Breezy

57°F

14°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed S 22 G 28 mph
Barometer 29.82 in
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Feb 12:34 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Owatonna MN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 59. South southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 41. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of rain after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 41 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain before 7pm, then rain and snow between 7pm and 9pm, then snow after 9pm. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 27. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow
    then Heavy
    Snow

    Low: 27 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  High near 31. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blustery

    High: 31 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow likely before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Blustery.
    Snow Likely
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 27 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 59. South southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 41. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of rain after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Rain before 7pm, then rain and snow between 7pm and 9pm, then snow after 9pm. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 27. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Friday
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. High near 31. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Friday Night
Snow likely before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 15. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 34. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW Owatonna MN
 44.1°N 93.26°W (Elev. 1198 ft)
11:27 am CST Feb 21, 2017
12pm CST Feb 21, 2017-6pm CST Feb 27, 2017
 
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