Lake Effect Snow Along Eastern Great Lakes; Critical Fire Weather in Texas

As a potent winter storm moves off the coast of New England, heavy snow will be possible in its wake downwind of the eastern Great Lakes through Monday night and into Tuesday. A quick-hitting winter storm will bring strong winds and snow to the northern Plains and Upper Great Lakes Tuesday. Strong winds and dry conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions in the southern Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fergus Falls Municipal Airport-Einar Mickel (KFFM)

Lat: 46.29°NLon: 96.15°WElev: 1178ft.

Partly Cloudy

28°F

-2°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed S 16 mph
Barometer 29.38 in
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill16°F (-9°C)
Last update 18 Jan 6:55 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Battle Lake MN

Wind Chill Advisory January 19, 12:00am until January 20, 12:00pm
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Wind Chill Advisory
  • Today

    Today: Patchy blowing snow after noon. Sunny through mid morning, then becoming mostly cloudy, with a temperature rising to near 29 by noon, then falling to around 13 during the remainder of the day. Blustery, with a southwest wind 14 to 19 mph becoming northwest 21 to 26 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Blustery

    High: 29 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy blowing snow before 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9. Wind chill values as low as -30. Blustery, with a northwest wind 20 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Blustery

    Low: -9 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny and cold, with a steady temperature around -7. Wind chill values as low as -32. Blustery, with a northwest wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Blustery

    High: -7 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -22. Wind chill values as low as -33. Northwest wind 5 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -22 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny and cold, with a high near -5. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Cold

    High: -5 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -15. South wind 6 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -15 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    High: 22 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0. South southwest wind 13 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 0 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 8. Northwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 8 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy blowing snow after noon. Sunny through mid morning, then becoming mostly cloudy, with a temperature rising to near 29 by noon, then falling to around 13 during the remainder of the day. Blustery, with a southwest wind 14 to 19 mph becoming northwest 21 to 26 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Tonight
Patchy blowing snow before 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9. Wind chill values as low as -30. Blustery, with a northwest wind 20 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny and cold, with a steady temperature around -7. Wind chill values as low as -32. Blustery, with a northwest wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -22. Wind chill values as low as -33. Northwest wind 5 to 11 mph.
Thursday
Sunny and cold, with a high near -5. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -15. South wind 6 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0. South southwest wind 13 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 8. Northwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -6. West northwest wind around 7 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 14. South southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. South wind 7 to 9 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 15. North northwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Battle Lake MN
 46.3°N 95.71°W
6:44 am CST Jan 18, 2022
7am CST Jan 18, 2022-6pm CST Jan 24, 2022
 
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