Weather Forecast


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.



Moorhead...Low 52...High 80

Alexandria...Low 62... High 86

Twin Cities...Low 58...High 82

Marshall...Low...53...High 83

TODAY (Saturday)

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".