Wet Pattern Continues From the Northwest To Rockies; Major Storm System To Develop On Thursday Across Southern Plains

A vigorous system will slide from the Northwest to the Rockies on Wednesday to keep intact the wet pattern across the extended region. Heavy to excessive rain, intense mountain snow and high winds are possible before the next system arrives on Friday. The same system will evolve into a major storm on Thursday across the southern Plains for a widespread rain event for the South and East. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Park Rapids Municipal Airport (KPKD)

Lat: 46.9°NLon: 95.07°WElev: 1440ft.

Fair

21°F

-6°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 29.74 in (1009.4 mb)
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill14°F (-10°C)
Last update 12 Dec 12:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Park Rapids MN

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before 3am.  Areas of fog after 4am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a steady temperature around 20. South southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Areas Fog

    Low: 20 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Areas of fog before noon.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. South wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Areas Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 28 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. South wind around 9 mph.  Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 22 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of snow, mixing with freezing rain after 7am, then gradually ending.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Wintry Mix
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 18. Southwest wind around 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 18 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 35. West wind around 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 35 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 17. West wind 6 to 8 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 17 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. South wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. South southwest wind 9 to 11 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before 3am. Areas of fog after 4am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a steady temperature around 20. South southeast wind 3 to 5 mph. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Wednesday
Areas of fog before noon. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. South wind 3 to 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. South wind around 9 mph. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Thursday
A slight chance of snow, mixing with freezing rain after 7am, then gradually ending. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 18. Southwest wind around 8 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 35. West wind around 9 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17. West wind 6 to 8 mph becoming south after midnight.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. South wind 7 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. South southwest wind 9 to 11 mph becoming west after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. West northwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. North wind 6 to 8 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. South wind around 9 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Park Rapids MN
 46.92°N 95.06°W
12:31 am CST Dec 12, 2018
1am CST Dec 12, 2018-6pm CST Dec 18, 2018
 
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