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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds, and difficult travel conditions to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest. Farther south, strong winds and dry conditions is increasing the wildfire threat. Unusual warmth from the Ohio Valley to the Mid-Atlantic continues. The approaching cold front brings a threat of severe weather to the Ohio Valley later in the week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Faribault, Faribault Municipal Airport (KFBL)

Lat: 44.33° N Lon: 93.31° W Elev: 1043 ft.

Overcast

34°F

1°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed NE 8 mph
Barometer 29.91 in
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill27°F (-3°C)
Last update 23 Feb 10:34 am CST
Detailed forecast for

Rice County

Today
Much colder. Cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 30s. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight
Breezy. Rain, possibly mixed with snow in the evening, then snow after midnight. Patchy blowing and drifting snow after midnight. Snow accumulation of 3 to 4 inches. Lows in the upper 20s. Northeast winds 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up to 40 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent.
Friday
Breezy, snow. Areas of blowing and drifting snow. Snow accumulation of 5 to 7 inches. Near steady temperature in the upper 20s. North winds 20 to 25 mph. Gusts up to 40 mph in the morning. Chance of snow near 100 percent.
Friday Night
Colder. Snow in the evening, then partly cloudy with a chance of snow after midnight. Patchy blowing and drifting snow. Snow accumulation of 2 to 3 inches. Lows around 16. North winds 15 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 35 mph in the evening. Chance of snow 80 percent.
Saturday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 20s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night And Sunday
Partly cloudy. Lows around 15. Highs near 30.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear. Lows around 14.
Monday
Partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of snow in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 30s.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of snow in the evening. Lows in the lower 20s.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow in the morning, then a chance of rain in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 30s. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain and snow in the evening, then a chance of snow after midnight. Lows in the mid 20s. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.
Wednesday
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of snow. Highs in the lower 30s.



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454 AM CST Thu Feb 23 2017
 
 

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