Powerful Storm Approaching Western Alaska; Well Below Normal Temperatures in the Northern Plains

A powerful Fall storm is forecast to impact the Northwest and West-Central coasts of Alaska into the weekend with gale to storm-force winds, coastal flooding, high surf, beach erosion and inland high winds. Much below normal temperatures will prevail across the northern Plains into the Great Lakes Thursday and Friday and the East Coast this weekend behind a strong cold front. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fairmont, Fairmont Municipal Airport (KFRM)

Lat: 43.65°NLon: 94.42°WElev: 1161ft.

Partly Cloudy

55°F

13°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1017.7 mb)
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill54°F (12°C)
Last update 6 Oct 2:56 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Fairmont Municipal Automatic Weather Observing MN

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A chance of sprinkles after 5am.  Mostly clear, with a steady temperature around 54. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Sprinkles

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of sprinkles before 8am.  Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 56. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance
    Sprinkles and
    Breezy

    High: 56 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Areas of frost after 4am.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 33. North wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Areas
    Frost

    Low: 33 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Widespread frost between 9am and 10am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 50. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Frost then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Widespread frost, mainly after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 29. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.

    Frost

    Low: 29 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Widespread frost, mainly before 9am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 60. West wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Frost then
    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 66. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 39. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A chance of sprinkles after 5am. Mostly clear, with a steady temperature around 54. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A chance of sprinkles before 8am. Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 56. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Thursday Night
Areas of frost after 4am. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 33. North wind 5 to 15 mph.
Friday
Widespread frost between 9am and 10am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 50. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Widespread frost, mainly after midnight. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 29. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.
Saturday
Widespread frost, mainly before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 60. West wind 5 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 66. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Columbus Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Fairmont Municipal Automatic Weather Observing MN
 43.65°N 94.4°W (Elev. 1152 ft)
2:07 am CDT Oct 6, 2022
3am CDT Oct 6, 2022-6pm CDT Oct 12, 2022
 
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