Severe Weather Threat Across the East

Scattered severe storms may produce damaging winds, hail, a few tornadoes, and isolated flash flooding from the Northeast into the Mid-Atlantic today. Severe storms are also expected to move from eastern New Mexico into the Texas Panhandle today with a threat for large hail and severe wind gusts. Record-breaking heat is expected across the south through the week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Detroit Lakes Airport-Wething Field (KDTL)

Lat: 46.83°NLon: 95.89°WElev: 1391ft.

Fair

59°F

15°C

Humidity 48%
Wind Speed NW 15 G 22 mph
Barometer 29.98 in
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 May 4:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Detroit Lakes MN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. North northwest wind 5 to 13 mph becoming east after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Southeast wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. South southeast wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. South wind 6 to 11 mph becoming west 12 to 17 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 69 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 44. Northwest wind 11 to 16 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 5pm.  High near 57. East southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then showers likely.  Low around 42. East wind 7 to 13 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 13 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 49 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 9 to 14 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. North northwest wind 5 to 13 mph becoming east after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Southeast wind 7 to 11 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. South southeast wind 5 to 9 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. South wind 6 to 11 mph becoming west 12 to 17 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 44. Northwest wind 11 to 16 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 5pm. High near 57. East southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then showers likely. Low around 42. East wind 7 to 13 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 13 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 9 to 14 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Northwest wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. Northwest wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. West wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. West wind 8 to 14 mph becoming south southeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Detroit Lakes MN
 46.83°N 95.83°W
3:18 pm CDT May 16, 2022
4pm CDT May 16, 2022-6pm CDT May 23, 2022
 
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