Dangerous Heat Wave for the West; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain for Midwest and Plains

Severe storms and heavy rains are likely in the Upper Midwest and Plains through this evening. A long duration heat wave will build across the West through next week with excessive heat watches/warnings in effect from the Southwest to Northwest. TS Josephine is forecast to pass well north of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands while TS Kyle is forecast to move quickly away from land this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lake Elmo Airport (K21D)

Lat: 45° N Lon: 92.85° W Elev: 925 ft.

Mostly Cloudy

64°F

18°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed W 10 mph
Barometer 29.94 in
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 15 Aug 12:35 am CDT
Detailed forecast for

Washington County

Tonight
Cooler. Showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then mostly clear after midnight. Lows in the mid 50s. West winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain near 100 percent.
Saturday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. West winds around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. West winds around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s.
Monday Night
Clear. Lows in the mid 50s.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows around 60.
Wednesday
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 70s.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s.
Thursday
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 70s.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers in the evening, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 20 percent.
Friday
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s.



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