Ophelia Impacting the East; Heavy Rainfall and Severe Threats for the Center of the Nation

Heavy rain, gusty winds, storm surge, high surf and rip currents that could be life threatening, will affect the Mid-Atlantic through this weekend. For the center of the nation, a cold front will focus showers and thunderstorms, some severe with excessive rainfall and flash flooding, through the weekend. Meanwhile, much cooler temperatures and a wet weather pattern enters the Pacific Northwest. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fergus Falls Municipal Airport-Einar Mickel (KFFM)

Lat: 46.29°NLon: 96.15°WElev: 1178ft.

Overcast

63°F

17°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 29.94 in
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 23 Sep 6:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Battle Lake MN

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1pm and 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 69. East wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 69 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Low around 58. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph becoming south southeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Breezy.
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Steady temperature around 61. South southeast wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. South southwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. North wind around 8 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. East wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. East southeast wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 73. Southeast wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1pm and 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 69. East wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Low around 58. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph becoming south southeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Steady temperature around 61. South southeast wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. South southwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A chance of showers before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. North wind around 8 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. East wind 7 to 11 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. East southeast wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 73. Southeast wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Southeast wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. South southeast wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Battle Lake MN
 46.3°N 95.71°W
6:30 am CDT Sep 23, 2023
6am CDT Sep 23, 2023-6pm CDT Sep 29, 2023
 
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