Snowmelt Combined With Recent Heavy Rain To Produce Flooding Threat Over Northern New England

Recent heavy rainfall combined with snowmelt will cause a continued threat for flooding of rivers, streams, and low lying areas in northern New England, especially Maine into Monday. Elsewhere across the country, much above normal temperatures expected over central portions of the U.S. The threat for severe thunderstorms return to the High Plains each afternoon and evening through mid week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Alexandria, Chandler Field (KAXN)

Lat: 45.87°NLon: 95.39°WElev: 1424ft.

Mostly Cloudy

57°F

14°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed E 17 G 31 mph
Barometer 29.82 in (1009.8 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Apr 10:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Alexandria MN

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 58. East northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers after 3am.  Low around 42. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, mainly before 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 61. West northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 42. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 64. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Southwest wind around 10 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 61. North northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 58. East northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers after 3am. Low around 42. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Showers likely, mainly before 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 61. West northwest wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 64. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Southwest wind around 10 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 61. North northwest wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. East southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Southeast wind around 15 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Alexandria MN
 45.88°N 95.37°W (Elev. 1434 ft)
9:00 am CDT Apr 21, 2019
11am CDT Apr 21, 2019-6pm CDT Apr 27, 2019
 
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