Major Storm System Bringing A Plethora Of Impacts To The Central And Eastern U.S. This Weekend

A powerful storm system will track from the Plains to the Great Lakes region this weekend. On the cold side of the storm, heavy snow with blizzard conditions are expected over portions of the central and northern Plains to the upper Great Lakes. Severe thunderstorms, heavy rainfall, and flash flooding will be possible over the lower Mississippi, Tennessee, and Ohio Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

Alexandria, Chandler Field (KAXN)

Lat: 45.87°NLon: 95.39°WElev: 1424ft.

Overcast with Haze

21°F

-6°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed N 18 G 29 mph
Barometer 29.69 in (1007.7 mb)
Dewpoint 15°F (-9°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Wind Chill6°F (-14°C)
Last update 23 Feb 10:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Alexandria MN

Blizzard Warning February 24, 12:00am until February 24, 06:00pm
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Blizzard Warning
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy blowing snow. Cloudy, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -10. Windy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Windy

    Low: 8 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 4pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a temperature falling to around 3 by 5pm. Wind chill values as low as -21. Windy, with a northwest wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.

    Blowing Snow
    and Windy

    High: 10 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Areas of blowing snow before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around -15. Wind chill values as low as -32. Blustery, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Areas Blowing
    Snow and
    Blustery then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -15 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 0. Wind chill values as low as -32. Northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Cold

    High: 0 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -14. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -14 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 6. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    High: 6 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around -4. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.

    Chance Snow

    Low: -4 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 8. West northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 8 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -5. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -5 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy blowing snow. Cloudy, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -10. Windy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.
Sunday
Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 4pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a temperature falling to around 3 by 5pm. Wind chill values as low as -21. Windy, with a northwest wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.
Sunday Night
Areas of blowing snow before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around -15. Wind chill values as low as -32. Blustery, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 0. Wind chill values as low as -32. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -14. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 6. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around -4. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 8. West northwest wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -5. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 13. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 16. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 7. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Alexandria MN
 45.88°N 95.37°W (Elev. 1434 ft)
10:42 pm CST Feb 23, 2019
11pm CST Feb 23, 2019-6pm CST Mar 2, 2019
 
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