Historic Flooding Continues in the Midwest; Upcoming Soaking Rain for Mid-Atlantic and Northeast

Historic flooding continues across parts of the central U.S. this week, despite dry weather. Meanwhile, two cold fronts digging into the Eastern half of the U.S. will draw a developing coastal low and surge of Atlantic moisture into eastern North Carolina and the Mid-Atlantic for a soaking rain. This low will track up the Northeastern seaboard Thursday/Friday for locally heavy rain and mtn snow. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Detroit Lakes Airport-Wething Field (KDTL)

Lat: 46.83°NLon: 95.89°WElev: 1391ft.

Fair

32°F

0°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed NW 12 mph
Barometer 29.99 in
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill23°F (-5°C)
Last update 20 Mar 10:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Detroit Lakes MN

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 36. North northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. North northwest wind 6 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. West southwest wind 9 to 11 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. North northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 40. North wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 22. South wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 22 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 43. South wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of rain before 9pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow between 9pm and 10pm, then a chance of snow after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. South southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 28 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain and snow before 11am, then a chance of rain between 11am and 5pm, then a chance of rain and snow after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. North northeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 36. North northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. North northwest wind 6 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. West southwest wind 9 to 11 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. North northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 40. North wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 22. South wind 3 to 6 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 43. South wind 6 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of rain before 9pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow between 9pm and 10pm, then a chance of snow after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. South southeast wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow before 11am, then a chance of rain between 11am and 5pm, then a chance of rain and snow after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. North northeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. North wind 8 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. South southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Detroit Lakes MN
 46.81°N 95.83°W
10:31 am CDT Mar 20, 2019
11am CDT Mar 20, 2019-6pm CDT Mar 26, 2019
 
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