Western Heat Wave Continues; Watching the Gulf of Mexico

A dangerous heat wave will continue to bring record temperatures to much of the West through this week. A tropical disturbance in the southwest Gulf of Mexico will likely form into a tropical depression late this week over the central or northwestern Gulf of Mexico. Heavy rain could begin to impact portions of the northern Gulf Coast on Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Owatonna Degner Regional Airport (KOWA)

Lat: 44.12°NLon: 93.26°WElev: 1129ft.

Fair

26°C

79°F

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed SE 24 km/h
Barometer 30.10 in
Dewpoint 13°C (55°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index27°C (80°F)
Last update 16 Jun 10:33 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Owatonna MN

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 31. South southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 31 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 20 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 32. South wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming west northwest in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 17. West northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 17 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 29. West northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 29 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 13. Northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 13 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 28. North northwest wind around 10 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 28 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. West wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming southeast in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 16 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 29. South wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 29 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 31. South southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 32. South wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming west northwest in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 17. West northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 29. West northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 13. Northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 28. North northwest wind around 10 km/h.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. West wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming southeast in the evening.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. South wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. Southwest wind around 15 km/h becoming west northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. Northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 30 km/h in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 9. Northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 24. West northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
Owatonna MN
 44.1°N 93.23°W (Elev. 353 m)
11:40 am CDT Jun 16, 2021
11am CDT Jun 16, 2021-6pm CDT Jun 22, 2021
 
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