Lester Prairie, MN (55354)

9:53 PM CDT on August 16, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Coldwater Crossing | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Tornado Watch, Areal Flood Watch Active Notice: Areal Flood Watch

Elev 963 ft 44.89 °N, 93.90 °W | Updated 1 second ago

Overcast
Overcast
70.7 °F
Feels Like 70.7 °F
N
3.8
Wind Variable Wind from ESE
Gusts 4.9 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.60 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 1300 ft
Overcast 2100 ft
Dew Point 70 °F
Humidity 96%
Rainfall 1.28 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:19 AM 8:20 PM
Waning Crescent, 27% visible
METAR KGYL 170236Z AUTO 10006KT 10SM BKN013 OVC021 21/21 A2960 RMK AO2 T02130212
Pressure 29.60 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 1300 ft
Overcast 2100 ft
Dew Point 70 °F
Humidity 96%
Rainfall 1.28 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:19 AM 8:20 PM
Waning Crescent, 27% visible
METAR KGYL 170236Z AUTO 10006KT 10SM BKN013 OVC021 21/21 A2960 RMK AO2 T02130212

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Watches & Warnings

Tornado Watch
Issued: 9:43 PM CDT Aug. 16, 2017 – National Weather Service

Tornado Watch 454 remains in effect until 1000 PM CDT for the
following locations


MN
. Minnesota counties included are

Carver Kandiyohi Le Sueur
McLeod Meeker Renville
Scott Sibley Wright


Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 7:49 PM CDT Aug. 16, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch in effect through Thursday morning...

The National Weather Service in Twin Cities/Chanhassen has issued
a

* Flood Watch for portions of central Minnesota, east central
Minnesota, southwest Minnesota, and west central Minnesota,
including the following areas, in central Minnesota, Benton,
Kandiyohi, McLeod, Meeker, Morrison, Renville, Sherburne,
Stearns, Todd, and Wright. In east central Minnesota, Mille
Lacs. In southwest Minnesota, Redwood. In west central
Minnesota, Chippewa, Douglas, Lac Qui Parle, Pope, Stevens,
swift, and Yellow Medicine.

* Through Thursday morning

* heavy rain overnight could lead to flooding.

* Low lying areas and small creeks and streams will be most
susceptible to flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.



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