Winter Storm System To Bring Widespread Impacts Across the Eastern Half of the U.S. Through Midweek

A developing winter storm system will bring a swath of heavy snow and ice from Oklahoma into the Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid Atlantic, and the Northeast U.S. Tuesday through Wednesday. Areas of dangerous travel are likely. Further South, several inches of heavy rain will lead to the potential for flooding in the lower Mississippi and Tennessee River Valleys. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fairmont, Fairmont Municipal Airport (KFRM)

Lat: 43.65°NLon: 94.42°WElev: 1161ft.

Fair

-11°F

-24°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.55 in (1038.2 mb)
Dewpoint -13°F (-25°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Feb 11:56 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Blue Earth MN

Winter Storm Watch February 20, 12:00am until February 20, 03:00pm
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. Wind chill values as low as -12. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -4 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 16. Wind chill values as low as -12. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 16 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow, mainly after 1am.  Temperature rising to around 18 by 3am. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    then Snow

    Low: 13 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow, mainly before noon. The snow could be heavy at times.  High near 27. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 27 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 9. West wind around 10 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 9 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 23 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. South wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 7 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 26 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow likely, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 19 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. Wind chill values as low as -12. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 16. Wind chill values as low as -12. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Snow, mainly after 1am. Temperature rising to around 18 by 3am. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Wednesday
Snow, mainly before noon. The snow could be heavy at times. High near 27. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Wednesday Night
Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 9. West wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. South wind around 5 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Snow likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of snow after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 30. East wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Snow. Low around 20. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 21. West northwest wind around 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Blue Earth MN
 43.65°N 94.11°W (Elev. 1043 ft)
9:59 pm CST Feb 18, 2019
12am CST Feb 19, 2019-6pm CST Feb 24, 2019
 
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