Massive Heat Wave; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain

A massive heat wave is consuming much of the Midwest into the Southern tier of the U.S. with hazy, hot and humid conditions. These dangerous conditions will likely persist through Thursday as widespread excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect. North and east of the heat and area of high pressure, thunderstorms with damaging and severe winds, large hail and heavy rain are likely. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Park Rapids Municipal Airport (KPKD)

Lat: 46.9°NLon: 95.07°WElev: 1440ft.

Overcast

63°F

17°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed E 9 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1017.0 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 Jul 3:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

9 Miles WSW Benedict MN

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 77. East southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South southeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming north 5 to 7 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. North wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. East southeast wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of showers between 1am and 4am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. South southeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am, then a slight chance of showers between 7am and 1pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. South wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 77. East southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South southeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming north 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. North wind 5 to 7 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. East southeast wind around 6 mph.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers between 1am and 4am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. South southeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am, then a slight chance of showers between 7am and 1pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. South wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. West wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. West northwest wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. West northwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 77. Northwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
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Point Forecast:
9 Miles WSW Benedict MN
 47.1°N 94.85°W
3:48 am CDT Jul 6, 2022
4am CDT Jul 6, 2022-6pm CDT Jul 12, 2022
 
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