Monsoon Flood Threat and Heat Building Out West

The monsoon threat with heavy rain and thunderstorms continues across a large portion of the West. Flash flood watches are in effect from New Mexico to Montana and Idaho and debris flows remain possible near vulnerable burn scars. Also out West, excessive heat watches are in effect and start Tuesday across the Interior Northwest and parts of the Southwest into the desert of southern California. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Alexandria, Chandler Field (KAXN)

Lat: 45.87°NLon: 95.39°WElev: 1424ft.

A Few Clouds with Haze

26°C

79°F

Humidity 34%
Wind Speed SW 9 km/h
Barometer 1020.8 mb (30.15 in)
Dewpoint 9°C (48°F)
Visibility 8 km
Heat Index26°C (79°F)
Last update 2 Aug 2:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Alexandria MN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Widespread haze. Sunny, with a high near 27. West northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Haze

    High: 27 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Widespread haze before 11pm, then widespread haze after 4am. Mostly clear, with a low around 14. West northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south southwest after midnight.

    Haze

    Low: 14 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Widespread haze before 10am. Sunny, with a high near 29. Southwest wind around 10 km/h.

    Haze then
    Sunny

    High: 29 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. South southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 30. South southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 30 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. South southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 18 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. South southwest wind around 15 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Northwest wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming southeast after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 16 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 29 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Widespread haze. Sunny, with a high near 27. West northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Tonight
Widespread haze before 11pm, then widespread haze after 4am. Mostly clear, with a low around 14. West northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south southwest after midnight.
Tuesday
Widespread haze before 10am. Sunny, with a high near 29. Southwest wind around 10 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. South southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 30. South southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. South southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. South southwest wind around 15 km/h.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Northwest wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming southeast after midnight.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Southeast wind 15 to 25 km/h.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. South wind 10 to 20 km/h.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
Alexandria MN
 45.9°N 95.37°W (Elev. 428 m)
2:40 pm CDT Aug 2, 2021
3pm CDT Aug 2, 2021-6pm CDT Aug 8, 2021
 
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