Severe Thunderstorm and Fire Weather Threats in the Central U.S. Today; Strong Storm in Western Alaska

There is an Enhanced Risk (Level 3 of 5) for severe thunderstorms today with threats for significant severe hail and tornado potential over southern Iowa into northern Missouri and west-central Illinois. Elevated to critical fire weather is possible today due to gusty winds and dry conditions over parts of the southern High Plains and northeastern Montana. Read More >

Current conditions at

Minneapolis / Blaine (KANE)

Lat: 45.14°NLon: 93.21°WElev: 906ft.

Light Rain

52°F

11°C

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed E 18 G 29 mph
Barometer 29.77 in
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill47°F (8°C)
Last update 16 Apr 9:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Coon Rapids MN

Wind Advisory until April 16, 07:00pm
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Wind Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until April 16, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Tue

    Wind Advisory

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms before 3pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 3pm.  High near 60. Windy, with an east wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 60 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 1am.  Low around 49. Windy, with an east wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Windy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 56. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west northwest 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 56 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 54 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 35 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 49 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms before 3pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 3pm. High near 60. Windy, with an east wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 1am. Low around 49. Windy, with an east wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 56. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west northwest 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. Northwest wind around 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. West wind 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 59. West wind 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40. South southwest wind around 10 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. South southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Coon Rapids MN
 45.17°N 93.3°W (Elev. 889 ft)
8:35 am CDT Apr 16, 2024
10am CDT Apr 16, 2024-6pm CDT Apr 22, 2024
 
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