Significant Winter Storm in the West; Critical Fire Weather in the Plains; Severe Storms Across the Midwest

A strong system has triggered a significant winter storm across the west. Heavy snow, rain and gusty winds will be possible through Tuesday. In the southwest, dry conditions and gusty winds have led to critical fire weather concerns today. By tomorrow, a strong cold front will increase the potential for severe weather across the Midwest. Damaging winds, large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Aitkin Municipal Airport - Steve Kurtz Field (KAIT)

Lat: 46.55°NLon: 93.68°WElev: 1198ft.

Fair

43°F

6°C

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed S 15 G 25 mph
Barometer 29.44 in
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill36°F (2°C)
Last update 26 Feb 10:35 am CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NE Aitkin MN

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 57. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 57 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of rain and snow before 10am, then a slight chance of snow between 10am and 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 14 by 5pm. Breezy, with a north wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    High: 32 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 0. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds and
    Blustery

    Low: 0 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 17. Blustery, with a northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Blustery
    then Sunny

    High: 17 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. Breezy, with a west wind 5 to 15 mph becoming southeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy and
    Breezy

    Low: 8 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 44 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 30. Breezy, with a south wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 53. Breezy, with a south wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 57. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.
Tuesday
A slight chance of rain and snow before 10am, then a slight chance of snow between 10am and 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 14 by 5pm. Breezy, with a north wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 0. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 17. Blustery, with a northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. Breezy, with a west wind 5 to 15 mph becoming southeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30. Breezy, with a south wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 53. Breezy, with a south wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. Breezy, with an east wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Breezy, with an east wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Breezy, with a southeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NE Aitkin MN
 46.55°N 93.68°W
10:11 am CST Feb 26, 2024
10am CST Feb 26, 2024-6pm CST Mar 3, 2024
 
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