Heavy Rainfall and Flash Flood Threat for the Southern Plains Today; Severe Thunderstorms from the Northeast to the Ohio Valley

Heavy rains are leading to an elevated concern for flash flooding across parts of Oklahoma and Texas today, and this heavy rainfall will spread slowly east over the weekend. Severe thunderstorms may produce damaging winds and a few tornadoes across parts of the Northeast and Ohio Valley this afternoon and evening. Significant river flooding continues across the Carolinas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Detroit Lakes Airport-Wething Field (KDTL)

Lat: 46.83°NLon: 95.89°WElev: 1391ft.

Fair

59°F

15°C

Humidity 39%
Wind Speed NW 9 mph
Barometer 30.24 in
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Sep 4:35 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Detroit Lakes MN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. West northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. South southwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. East wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 64. East southeast wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. South southeast wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 62. South wind 9 to 16 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 62 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 57. West wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. West northwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. West northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming south after midnight.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. South southwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. East wind 6 to 11 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 64. East southeast wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. South southeast wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 62. South wind 9 to 16 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 57. West wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. West northwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. West southwest wind 8 to 13 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. South wind 10 to 13 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. West northwest wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Northwest wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 54. West northwest wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Detroit Lakes MN
 46.83°N 95.83°W
4:34 pm CDT Sep 21, 2018
4pm CDT Sep 21, 2018-6pm CDT Sep 28, 2018
 
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