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 >

Current conditions at

Alexandria, Chandler Field (KAXN)

Lat: 45.87°NLon: 95.39°WElev: 1424ft.

Light Snow Fog/Mist

29°F

-2°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed NE 9 mph
Barometer 30.19 in (1024.4 mb)
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 0.75 mi
Wind Chill21°F (-6°C)
Last update 22 Oct 3:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Alexandria MN

Winter Storm Warning until October 22, 10:00pm
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Winter Storm Warning
  •  
    Winter Storm Warning until October 22, 10:00pm

    NOW until
    10:00pm Thu

    Winter Storm Warning

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Snow.  Low around 27. East northeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow

    Low: 27 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow.  High near 31. East northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

    Snow

    High: 31 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow, mainly before 9pm.  Low around 26. North wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow then
    Chance Snow

    Low: 26 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 28 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 11 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of snow after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 26. Light and variable wind becoming east 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Cloudy then
    Chance Snow

    High: 26 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 23. East northeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 23 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely

    High: 27 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow. Low around 27. East northeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Thursday
Snow. High near 31. East northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Thursday Night
Snow, mainly before 9pm. Low around 26. North wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of snow after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 26. Light and variable wind becoming east 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Snow likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 23. East northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 20. West northwest wind around 10 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 26. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. West wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. West wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Alexandria MN
 45.88°N 95.37°W (Elev. 1434 ft)
4:08 am CDT Oct 22, 2020
4am CDT Oct 22, 2020-6pm CDT Oct 28, 2020
 
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