Heat Building and Strong to Severe Storms

A building ridge of high pressure will produce possible record heat and extremely humid conditions over the next several days. The summer heat wave is already present in the south Plains, will expand across the Mid-Atlantic/Northeast and then shift into the Desert Southwest. Meanwhile, a cold front may trigger strong to severe storms w/ heavy rain from the Great Lakes to the south-central Plains Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Preston, Fillmore County Airport (KFKA)

Lat: 43.68°NLon: 92.17°WElev: 1270ft.

Overcast

64°F

18°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed W 13 G 29 mph
Barometer 29.79 in
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 2.50 mi
Last update 18 Aug 2:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles NW Wykoff MN

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Periods of showers and thunderstorms.  Low around 65. South wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7am.  Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 76. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 53. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. South wind around 7 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. North wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. North wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Periods of showers and thunderstorms. Low around 65. South wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7am. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 76. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 53. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 3 to 5 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. South wind around 7 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. North wind 3 to 6 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. North wind around 6 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 5 to 7 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. South wind 6 to 9 mph.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles NW Wykoff MN
 43.78°N 92.34°W
2:59 am CDT Aug 18, 2019
3am CDT Aug 18, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 24, 2019
 
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