Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain for the South-Central U.S.

Rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms and heavy rain with flooding are likely today across the south-central U.S. This trend of repeated storms and precipitation may continue through early to mid week across the region toward the western Gulf Coast increasing the likelihood for more flood potential. Also, elevated fire weather conditions are expected the next couple of days in the Southwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Benson Municipal Airport (KBBB)

Lat: 45.33°NLon: 95.65°WElev: 1030ft.

Fair

79°F

26°C

Humidity 28%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 30.00 in
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 16 May 5:35 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Benson MN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 49. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 79. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  High near 78. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 49. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 79. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. High near 78. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. South wind around 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Benson MN
 45.32°N 95.61°W (Elev. 1043 ft)
4:57 pm CDT May 16, 2021
5pm CDT May 16, 2021-6pm CDT May 23, 2021
 
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