Flash Flood Concerns in Mid-Atlantic, Severe Weather Threats in Upper Midwest, and Fire Weather in the West

Once again, heavy rain and thunderstorms may produce flash flooding across the Mid-Atlantic region today. Flash flood watches are in effect, which includes the Philadelphia and Washington D.C. metro areas. Meanwhile, severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and large hail are possible from North Dakota into Minnesota. Finally, red flag warnings are in effect across several states in the West. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Albert Lea, Albert Lea Municipal Airport (KAEL)

Lat: 43.68°NLon: 93.37°WElev: 1260ft.

Fair

81°F

27°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed S 14 mph
Barometer 30.01 in
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 7 Aug 1:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Albert Lea MN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind around 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Light southeast wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind around 5 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind around 15 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Light southeast wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind around 5 mph becoming northwest after midnight. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Albert Lea MN
 43.65°N 93.36°W (Elev. 1198 ft)
11:40 am CDT Aug 7, 2020
1pm CDT Aug 7, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 13, 2020
 
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