Scattered Severe Thunderstorms and Developing Flooding Risk in the Central U.S.; Fire Weather in the West

Scattered severe thunderstorms are expected across portions of the central and southern High Plains this weekend. Elevated to critical fire weather conditions are forecast across parts of the Western U.S. from today into Monday. Heavy rainfall is forecast from the western Gulf Coast into the Midwest from this weekend into much of next week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Detroit Lakes Airport-Wething Field (KDTL)

Lat: 46.83°NLon: 95.89°WElev: 1391ft.

Fair

9°C

48°F

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed SE 11 km/h
Barometer 30.06 in
Dewpoint 7°C (45°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill7°C (45°F)
Last update 15 May 7:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Detroit Lakes MN

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 23 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 9. North wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 9 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 25. South wind 10 to 16 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 25 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 11. South wind 10 to 13 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 11 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 27. South wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 11 to 16 km/h in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 27 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 12. South southeast wind 11 to 16 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 12 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. South wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 16 to 21 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 32 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 27 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. South southeast wind 13 to 18 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 24. South southeast wind 11 to 16 km/h increasing to 19 to 24 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 24 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 9. North wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south southeast after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 25. South wind 10 to 16 km/h.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 11. South wind 10 to 13 km/h.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 27. South wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 11 to 16 km/h in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 12. South southeast wind 11 to 16 km/h.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. South wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 16 to 21 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 32 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. South southeast wind 13 to 18 km/h.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 24. South southeast wind 11 to 16 km/h increasing to 19 to 24 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 km/h.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Southeast wind 16 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.
Thursday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Southeast wind 16 to 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. South southeast wind 16 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 26. South wind 16 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
Detroit Lakes MN
 46.81°N 95.83°W
6:45 am CDT May 15, 2021
7am CDT May 15, 2021-6pm CDT May 21, 2021
 
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