Dangerous Heat Wave for the West; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain for Upper Midwest

A sweltering and long duration heat wave will build across the West this weekend through much of next week. Excessive heat warnings/watches along with heat advisories are in effect from the Southwest to the Northwest. Dangerous heat is also persisting across the southern Plains. Meanwhile, severe storms are likely in the Upper Midwest with heavy rain/flooding, damaging winds, hail, and tornadoes. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Willmar Municipal Airport - John L. Rice Field (KBDH)

Lat: 45.11°NLon: 95.13°WElev: 1115ft.

Fair

70°F

21°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed SE 12 G 18 mph
Barometer 29.92 in
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 14 Aug 12:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Kerkhoven MN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 3pm and 5pm. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds.  High near 82. Breezy, with a south wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    and Breezy

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 51. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    then Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 82. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 79. Light northwest wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 54. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 76. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 53. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 79. Light south wind becoming south southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 3pm and 5pm. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds. High near 82. Breezy, with a south wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 51. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 82. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 79. Light northwest wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 54. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 76. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 53. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 79. Light south wind becoming south southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Kerkhoven MN
 45.2°N 95.33°W (Elev. 1099 ft)
12:13 pm CDT Aug 14, 2020
12pm CDT Aug 14, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 20, 2020
 
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