Heavy Rain Threat Along Central Gulf Coast; Severe Weather Possible Across Upper Midwest

Heavy rainfall remains likely along the central Gulf Coast through Friday, from southeast Louisiana to the Florida Panhandle. This rainfall may be excessive and produce flash flooding across the saturated region. Meanwhile, a strong cold front will push into the Upper Midwest and may trigger severe thunderstorms today. These storms may contain hail and damaging winds from Minnesota to Nebraska. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Estherville, Estherville Municipal Airport (KEST)

Lat: 43.4°NLon: 94.75°WElev: 1316ft.

Fair and Breezy

87°F

31°C

Humidity 46%
Wind Speed S 22 G 38 mph
Barometer 29.79 in (1008.0 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index88°F (31°C)
Last update 16 Sep 1:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SW Dunnell MN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 86. Windy, with a south wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am.  Low around 58. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west northwest 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10am, then a slight chance of showers between 10am and 1pm.  Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 70. North wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 44. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 75. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 63. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 86. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 86 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 66. South wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 86. Windy, with a south wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am. Low around 58. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west northwest 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10am, then a slight chance of showers between 10am and 1pm. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 70. North wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 75. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 63. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 86. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66. South wind around 15 mph.
Monday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 65. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 66. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SW Dunnell MN
 43.5°N 94.85°W (Elev. 1375 ft)
1:41 pm CDT Sep 16, 2021
2pm CDT Sep 16, 2021-6pm CDT Sep 22, 2021
 
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