Heat Across The Southern U.S.; Storms And Heavy Rain in Central U.S.

The early-season heat across portions of the Southern U.S. will continue for much of this week with more potential record high temperatures. On Tuesday, expect 90s and triple digits from the southern Plains into parts of the Lower Mississippi Valley. Also on Tuesday, strong to severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rainfall will be possible from the central Plains into the Mid Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fairmont, Fairmont Municipal Airport (KFRM)

Lat: 43.65°NLon: 94.42°WElev: 1161ft.

A Few Clouds

53°F

12°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.02 in (1016.6 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 May 6:56 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Blue Earth MN

  • Today

    Today: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9am and 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. East southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 69 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. East wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 75. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Breezy, with a south wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 52. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 20 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 63 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9am and 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. East southeast wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. East wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 75. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Breezy, with a south wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 52. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 20 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Blue Earth MN
 43.65°N 94.11°W (Elev. 1043 ft)
5:54 am CDT May 17, 2022
7am CDT May 17, 2022-6pm CDT May 23, 2022
 
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