Significant Severe Weather Outbreak Likely Today

A significant severe thunderstorm outbreak is likely for portions of the Midwest this afternoon and evening, especially from eastern Iowa into northern and central Illinois. The threats include tornadoes, a few which may be significant, large to very large hail, and damaging winds. A powerful system near the Central Plains will lift north and clash with a warm and humid air mass over the region. Read More >

Current conditions at

New Ulm Municipal Airport (KULM)

Lat: 44.32°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 1001ft.

Thunderstorm Rain in Vicinity

43°F

6°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed NE 15 G 24 mph
Barometer 29.47 in
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill36°F (2°C)
Last update 28 Mar 5:16 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette MN

Winter Weather Advisory March 28, 10:00pm until March 29, 09:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 46. Breezy, with a northeast wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 46 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and snow before 1am, then snow between 1am and 5am, then rain and snow after 5am. The rain could be heavy at times.  Low around 34. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain and snow before 9am, then a chance of rain between 9am and 11am.  High near 46. Breezy, with a northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 46 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 28. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 28 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. East wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of rain and snow before 8am, then a slight chance of rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 55. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 55 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 38 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 49. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Chance Rain

    High: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 46. Breezy, with a northeast wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain and snow before 1am, then snow between 1am and 5am, then rain and snow after 5am. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 34. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Sunday
Rain and snow before 9am, then a chance of rain between 9am and 11am. High near 46. Breezy, with a northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. East wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A slight chance of rain and snow before 8am, then a slight chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 55. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 49. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of rain before 1am, then a slight chance of rain and snow between 1am and 4am, then a slight chance of snow after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Northwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A slight chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 42. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette MN
 44.45°N 94.4°W (Elev. 1017 ft)
4:54 pm CDT Mar 28, 2020
5pm CDT Mar 28, 2020-6pm CDT Apr 4, 2020
 
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