Heat Across The Southern U.S.; Storms And Heavy Rain in Central U.S.

The early-season heat across portions of the Southern U.S. will continue for much of this week with more potential record high temperatures. On Tuesday, expect 90s and triple digits from the southern Plains into parts of the Lower Mississippi Valley. Also on Tuesday, strong to severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rainfall will be possible from the central Plains into the Mid Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Detroit Lakes Airport-Wething Field (KDTL)

Lat: 46.83°NLon: 95.89°WElev: 1391ft.

57°F

14°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed SE 13 mph
Barometer 30.00 in
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 May 9:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Detroit Lakes MN

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers between 3pm and 4pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Southeast wind around 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 65 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers between 10pm and 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. South southeast wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 68. South wind 8 to 17 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Northwest wind 11 to 16 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10am and 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. East southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 60 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1am and 4am, then a chance of showers after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. East southeast wind 8 to 13 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Breezy, with a northwest wind 11 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 48 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 8 to 13 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Northwest wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers between 3pm and 4pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Southeast wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers between 10pm and 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. South southeast wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. South wind 8 to 17 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Northwest wind 11 to 16 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.
Thursday
A chance of showers before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10am and 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. East southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1am and 4am, then a chance of showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. East southeast wind 8 to 13 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Breezy, with a northwest wind 11 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 8 to 13 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Northwest wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. Northwest wind 6 to 14 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. West wind 7 to 13 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 58. South southeast wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Detroit Lakes MN
 46.81°N 95.8°W
9:47 am CDT May 17, 2022
10am CDT May 17, 2022-6pm CDT May 23, 2022
 
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