Severe Thunderstorms and Flash Flooding in the Central U.S.; A Dangerous Heatwave Coming to the West

Multiple rounds of widespread heavy rain, localized flash flooding, and severe thunderstorms are possible from the central Plains into the Great Lakes today, Friday and Saturday. A dangerous heatwave with record breaking and triple digit temperatures is expected this weekend into next week over the Northwest U.S. Excessive Heat Watches and Warnings have been issued. Read More >

Current conditions at

Owatonna Degner Regional Airport (KOWA)

Lat: 44.12°NLon: 93.26°WElev: 1129ft.

Fair

86°F

30°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed W 12 mph
Barometer 29.80 in
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index92°F (33°C)
Last update 24 Jun 2:33 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Owatonna MN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Light northwest wind becoming west northwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
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Point Forecast:
Owatonna MN
 44.07°N 93.23°W (Elev. 1201 ft)
2:12 pm CDT Jun 24, 2021
2pm CDT Jun 24, 2021-6pm CDT Jun 30, 2021
 
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