Fire Weather Threats for the Inter-Mountain West; Storm Potential Plains and Mid-Atlantic

Frontal systems moving into the northwestern states will bring gusty winds and critical fire weather threats through the weekend for portions of the Great Basin and North/Central Rockies. As these frontal systems reach the Plains, they will interact with deep moisture to produce strong to severe storms with damaging winds and heavy rain. A front in the Mid-Atlantic could also produce storms today. Read More >

Current conditions at

Aitkin Municipal Airport - Steve Kurtz Field (KAIT)

Lat: 46.55°NLon: 93.68°WElev: 1198ft.

Mostly Cloudy

68°F

20°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 30.21 in
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Aug 3:36 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

11 Miles NNW Tamarack MN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 48. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 48 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 75. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Breezy, with a south wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Low around 56. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 1pm.  High near 69. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    High: 69 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 67 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers, mainly after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 48. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 75. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Breezy, with a south wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Low around 56. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 1pm. High near 69. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers, mainly after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
11 Miles NNW Tamarack MN
 46.8°N 93.21°W
3:09 pm CDT Aug 23, 2019
3pm CDT Aug 23, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 30, 2019
 
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