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Winter weather forecast for Rockies and southern Plains

A developing storm system will bring snow to parts of the Rockies and southern Plains on Friday, which will move into the central U.S. on Saturday. Freezing rain is also forecast from Texas to the mid-Mississippi Valley and into the Carolinas. Meanwhile, temperatures will be 20-40 degrees below normal across parts of the central and southern U.S. on Friday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current Conditions

Olmsted County

Zone Forecast

  • Rest Of Today Sunny. Highs around 11. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Wind chill readings 10 below to 15 below zero.
  • Tonight Clear. Lows around 9 below. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Wind chill readings 25 below to 30 below zero.
  • Saturday Mostly sunny. Highs around 18. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Lowest wind chill readings 25 below to 30 below zero in the morning.
  • Saturday Night Not as cold. Cloudy. A 30 percent chance of snow after midnight. Lows around 10. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
  • Sunday Cloudy in the morning then becoming partly sunny. Highs in the mid 20s. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
  • Sunday Night Partly cloudy. Lows around 4.
  • Monday Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 20s.
  • Monday Night Not as cold. Cloudy with a 40 percent chance of snow. Lows around 17.
  • Tuesday Snow likely. Highs in the upper 20s. Chance of snow 70 percent.
  • Tuesday Night Colder. Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of snow. Lows around 7.
  • Wednesday Colder. Partly sunny. Highs around 12. Wind chill readings 10 below to 15 below zero.
  • Wednesday Night Colder. Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. Lows around 6 below. Wind chill readings 20 below to 25 below zero.
  • Thursday Mostly sunny. Highs around 15. Lowest wind chill readings 20 below to 25 below zero in the morning.