Winter Storm Wanes in the West; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains; Severe Weather Threat in Central U.S.

The snow and high winds along the Sierra Nevada and the Intermountain West is gradually waning. The threat of wildfires persist in the High Plains. Isolated strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible in portions of the Southern Great Plains into the Lower/Mid-Mississippi Valley on Monday, in addition to locally heavy rain in the central Gulf Coast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Detroit Lakes Airport-Wething Field (KDTL)

Lat: 46.83°NLon: 95.89°WElev: 1391ft.

Overcast

25°F

-4°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed SW 15 G 25 mph
Barometer 29.69 in
Dewpoint 18°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill13°F (-11°C)
Last update 3 Mar 11:55 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NE Richwood MN

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 30 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 14. West northwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 14 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. North northeast wind 6 to 8 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. North wind 7 to 13 mph becoming east southeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Breezy, with a southeast wind 14 to 19 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 38 mph.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    High: 39 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of rain and snow before midnight, then a chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Breezy, with a southeast wind 21 to 26 mph becoming southwest 14 to 19 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy then
    Chance Snow

    Low: 21 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 35. Southwest wind 10 to 13 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Chance Snow

    High: 35 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. North wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 14. West northwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. North northeast wind 6 to 8 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. North wind 7 to 13 mph becoming east southeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Breezy, with a southeast wind 14 to 19 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 38 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain and snow before midnight, then a chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Breezy, with a southeast wind 21 to 26 mph becoming southwest 14 to 19 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 35. Southwest wind 10 to 13 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. North wind around 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. North northwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. North northwest wind 9 to 11 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. North northwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. North northwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 44. Northwest wind 9 to 11 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NE Richwood MN
 47.02°N 95.77°W
11:46 pm CST Mar 3, 2024
12am CST Mar 4, 2024-6pm CST Mar 9, 2024
 
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