Significant Winter Storm to Continue Widespread Hazardous Weather Across the East

A strengthening eastern storm will bring areas of heavy snow and ice from the Midwest to the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast Wednesday before tapering off on Thursday. Further south, several inches of heavy rain are forecast Wednesday into this weekend. This may lead to river flooding and flash flooding across the Mid-South. Read More >

Current conditions at

Alexandria, Chandler Field (KAXN)

Lat: 45.87°NLon: 95.39°WElev: 1424ft.

Light Snow

16°F

-9°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed E 12 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1013.8 mb)
Dewpoint 10°F (-12°C)
Visibility 0.75 mi
Wind Chill3°F (-16°C)
Last update 20 Feb 6:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NW Holmes City MN

Winter Storm Warning until February 20, 06:00pm
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Winter Storm Warning
  •  
    Winter Storm Warning until February 20, 06:00pm

    NOW until
    6:00pm Wed

    Winter Storm Warning

  • Today

    Today: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  High near 22. East wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow

    High: 22 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 7 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 18 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 11. West wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 11 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow, mainly after noon.  High near 23. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    then Snow

    High: 23 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow, mainly before midnight.  Low around 15. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow then
    Chance Snow

    Low: 15 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 25. North wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 25 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow before midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 11. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Cloudy and
    Blustery

    Low: 11 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. High near 22. East wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 11. West wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.
Friday
Snow, mainly after noon. High near 23. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Friday Night
Snow, mainly before midnight. Low around 15. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 25. North wind 5 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 11. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday
Patchy blowing snow after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 15. Blustery, with a northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7. Blustery, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 5. North wind around 10 mph.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 7. North northwest wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NW Holmes City MN
 45.86°N 95.64°W (Elev. 1424 ft)
6:26 am CST Feb 20, 2019
7am CST Feb 20, 2019-6pm CST Feb 26, 2019
 
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