Heavy Mountain Snow across Portions of the Rockies and Intermountain West; Mainly Tranquil Weather for the East

A storm will move across the Intermountain West and Rockies through Tuesday. Heavy snow is forecast for the higher terrain with rain for lower elevations. Meanwhile, large area of high pressure for the East will keep the weather tranquil with moderating temperatures. Later this week, a more significant storm is possible for the West, especially for northern California. Read More >

Current conditions at

Austin Municipal (KAUM)

Lat: 43.67°NLon: 92.93°WElev: 1230ft.

Fair

72°F

22°C

Humidity 33%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 29.96 in
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Oct 5:55 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ENE Elkton MN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 49. South wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 71. South wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly clear, with a low around 50. South wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10am and 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 63 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. West wind 8 to 14 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 40 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Northwest wind 11 to 14 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Widespread frost, mainly after midnight.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 32. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Frost

    Low: 32 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Widespread frost before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 47. Northwest wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Frost then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Widespread frost, mainly after 11pm.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 29. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Frost

    Low: 29 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 49. South wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 71. South wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly clear, with a low around 50. South wind around 7 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of showers before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10am and 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. West wind 8 to 14 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Northwest wind 11 to 14 mph.
Thursday Night
Widespread frost, mainly after midnight. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 32. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Friday
Widespread frost before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 47. Northwest wind 3 to 8 mph.
Friday Night
Widespread frost, mainly after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 29. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Saturday
Widespread frost before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 47. North wind around 6 mph.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Areas of frost. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. East wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 49. East wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. East wind around 9 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Southeast wind 10 to 14 mph.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE Elkton MN
 43.66°N 92.67°W
5:30 pm CDT Oct 18, 2021
6pm CDT Oct 18, 2021-6pm CDT Oct 25, 2021
 
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