Ophelia Impacting the East; Heavy Rainfall and Severe Threats for the Center of the Nation

Heavy rain, gusty winds, storm surge, high surf and rip currents that could be life threatening, will affect the Mid-Atlantic through this weekend. For the center of the nation, a cold front will focus showers and thunderstorms, some severe with excessive rainfall and flash flooding, through the weekend. Meanwhile, much cooler temperatures and a wet weather pattern enters the Pacific Northwest. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

South St. Paul Municipal-Richard E. Flemi (KSGS)

Lat: 44.86°NLon: 93.03°WElev: 817ft.

Light Rain

69°F

21°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed SE 10 G 18 mph
Barometer 29.84 in
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 23 Sep 5:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Cottage Grove MN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 73. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm.  Low around 61. Windy, with a southeast wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms and
    Windy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then a chance of showers between 1pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Southeast wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 68 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 67. East wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 67 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. East wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. East southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 73. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm. Low around 61. Windy, with a southeast wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then a chance of showers between 1pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Southeast wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 67. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. East southeast wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. East southeast wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. South southeast wind around 15 mph.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. South southeast wind around 15 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. South wind around 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Cottage Grove MN
 44.82°N 92.92°W (Elev. 846 ft)
4:30 pm CDT Sep 23, 2023
5pm CDT Sep 23, 2023-6pm CDT Sep 30, 2023
 
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