Heavy Rainfall Possible Across the Central U.S.; Poor Air Quality Across the Northwest and North Central States

Thunderstorms will produce locally heavy rainfall and possibly some flash flooding across central portions of the country through tonight, with a few strong to locally severe thunderstorms possible. Otherwise, smoke from the wildfires burning across western North America will continue to create poor air quality across northern portions of the country. Read More >

Current conditions at

Alexandria, Chandler Field (KAXN)

Lat: 45.87°NLon: 95.39°WElev: 1424ft.

Partly Cloudy

70°F

21°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1013.5 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 19 Aug 8:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Brandon MN

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm.  Patchy smoke before noon. Cloudy, with a high near 77. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms.  Low around 59. North northeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. North wind around 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 73. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 76. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 59. South wind around 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 79. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm. Patchy smoke before noon. Cloudy, with a high near 77. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 59. North northeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. North wind around 10 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 73. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 76. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 59. South wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 79. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. South southeast wind around 10 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Brandon MN
 45.96°N 95.61°W (Elev. 1398 ft)
7:41 am CDT Aug 19, 2018
9am CDT Aug 19, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 25, 2018
 
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