Severe Thunderstorms in the Northern Plains; Several Areas of Flash Flood Threat Today

Severe thunderstorms capable of intense damaging winds, large hail and a few tornadoes are expected from central Montana eastward across the northern Plains and into Minnesota this afternoon into tonight. Excessive rainfall may produce flash flooding today in portions of the northern Plains, east-central Texas into the Southeast U.S. and a portion of the Mid-Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lake Elmo Airport (K21D)

Lat: 45°NLon: 92.85°WElev: 925ft.

Fair

81°F

27°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed NE 5 mph
Barometer 29.97 in
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 7 Jul 1:36 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lake Saint Croix Beach MN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 71. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 98. South wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Low around 71. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 87 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 71. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph after midnight.
Wednesday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 98. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Low around 71. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly clear, with a low around 65. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 88. Light south southeast wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Saint Croix Beach MN
 44.93°N 92.8°W (Elev. 850 ft)
9:10 am CDT Jul 7, 2020
1pm CDT Jul 7, 2020-6pm CDT Jul 13, 2020
 
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