Area Weather: It's going to be a hot weekend around the region
Temperatures will be on the rise over the weekend. Highs will reach near 90 degrees on Sunday with a heat index around 95 degrees. The cooler and drier air was nice while it lasted!
In 1904, a Detroit Lakes woman was hit by lightning. It melted her hairpins and steel in her corset, but surprisingly it did not kill her.
Lifting Condensation Level--The level in the atmosphere where a lifted air parcel reaches its saturation point, and as a result, the water vapor within condenses into water droplets.
AT A GLANCE
Moorhead...Low 52...High 80
Alexandria...Low 62... High 86
Twin Cities...Low 58...High 82
Increasing clouds, chance of showers and thunderstorms. High 85 Low 68 Winds: S 5-15 mph Prec. Trace-.25"
Today's sunrise: 6:10 am Today's sunset: 8:44 p.m.
Normal High: 80 Normal Low: 59
An area of low pressure will push through the area and bring showers and thunderstorms to the state.
Sunday: Mix of clouds and thunderstorms with a 30% chance of showers and thunderstorms. High 91 Low 68 Winds: SW/NW 5-15 mph Prec. ,25"-.75_
Monday: Partly cloudy and hot, 30% chance of showers and thunderstorms. High 90 Low 70 Winds: NW 5-15 mph Prec. Trace-.25"
Tuesday: Partly cloudy, chance of showers and thunderstorms. High 89 Low 66 Winds: SE 5 -15 mph Prec. .20"-.75".