Severe Thunderstorms in the Midwest and Heavy Snow in the Northern Rockies on Wednesday

Scattered severe thunderstorms (Slight Risk Level 2 of 5) are possible Wednesday afternoon and evening from southern Lower Michigan into parts of the Midwest/Ohio Valley. A cold front sweeping across the north-central U.S. will bring additional heavy snow along the mountains and foothills of the northern Rockies into Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Benson Municipal Airport (KBBB)

Lat: 45.33°NLon: 95.65°WElev: 1030ft.

Overcast

48°F

9°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed E 12 G 24 mph
Barometer 29.44 in
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill43°F (6°C)
Last update 16 Apr 10:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Benson MN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, mainly between 1am and 5am.  Cloudy, with a low around 44. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 44 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 9am.  Cloudy, with a high near 58. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Breezy.
    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 58 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. West wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 50 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 30. Blustery, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Blustery
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. Windy, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 44 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Blustery

    Low: 28 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 28. West wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 28 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers likely, mainly between 1am and 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 44. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 9am. Cloudy, with a high near 58. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. West wind 5 to 15 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 30. Blustery, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. Windy, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28. West wind 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 58. West wind 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Benson MN
 45.32°N 95.61°W (Elev. 1043 ft)
8:11 pm CDT Apr 16, 2024
10pm CDT Apr 16, 2024-6pm CDT Apr 23, 2024
 
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