Heavy Snow for the North-Central U.S.; Bitter Cold and a Second Storm to Follow

Heavy snow will develop overnight in the Dakotas and move into northern Minnesota on Thursday. Light sleet and freezing rain accumulations will be possible south of the area of heavy snow from South Dakota into central Minnesota. Bitter cold temperatures will follow this weekend along with another storm impacting the Pacific Northwest starting Friday then moving down the Rockies through Monday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Faribault, Faribault Municipal Airport (KFBL)

Lat: 44.33°NLon: 93.31°WElev: 1043ft.

Overcast

-1°C

30°F

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed NE 9 km/h
Barometer 30.15 in
Dewpoint -2°C (28°F)
Visibility 11 km
Wind Chill-4°C (24°F)
Last update 22 Oct 2:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Faribault Municipal Automatic Weather Observing MN

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. East wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -2 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow and sleet, possibly mixed with freezing rain before 10am, then sleet, possibly mixed with freezing rain between 10am and 11am, then rain after 11am. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 1. Northeast wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.

    Wintry Mix
    then Rain

    High: 1 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain likely before 7pm, then drizzle likely between 7pm and 4am, then a chance of freezing drizzle after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around -1. North northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.

    Rain Likely
    then Chance
    Drizzle/Freezing
    Drizzle

    Low: -1 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 1. Northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 1 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -9 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of snow after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near -1. North northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east northeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    High: -1 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow likely, mainly after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around -4. East northeast wind around 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 centimeters possible.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Snow Likely

    Low: -4 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow.  High near 1. East northeast wind around 10 km/h becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow

    High: 1 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around -8. North northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: -8 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. East wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Thursday
Snow and sleet, possibly mixed with freezing rain before 10am, then sleet, possibly mixed with freezing rain between 10am and 11am, then rain after 11am. Some thunder is also possible. High near 1. Northeast wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.
Thursday Night
Rain likely before 7pm, then drizzle likely between 7pm and 4am, then a chance of freezing drizzle after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around -1. North northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 1. Northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of snow after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -1. North northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east northeast in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Snow likely, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around -4. East northeast wind around 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 centimeters possible.
Sunday
Snow. High near 1. East northeast wind around 10 km/h becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around -8. North northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near -3. Northwest wind around 15 km/h.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -12. West northwest wind around 10 km/h.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -1. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -7. Southwest wind around 10 km/h.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 2. West wind around 15 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
Faribault Municipal Automatic Weather Observing MN
 44.35°N 93.29°W (Elev. 322 m)
2:03 am CDT Oct 22, 2020
2am CDT Oct 22, 2020-6pm CDT Oct 28, 2020
 
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