Sky & Weather Conditions

Observing in Minnesota requires amateur astronomers to be part-time meteorologists as well.

Fortunately, the Internet is a wonderful resource for weather-related information.  In this section observers will find:

Click on any of the images or links supplied with each aid for more information.

 [NOTE:  These aids are provided via “real-time” links to the originating web sites and are NOT verified as to their timeliness or accuracy!  Click on the any of the images to visit the hosting web site for complete information.]


Click on Wunderground box below for Minneapolis weather forecast.


Clear Sky Charts for MAS Observing Sites

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Eagle Lake Observatory            
Cherry Grove Observatory          
J. J. Casby Observatory           
Metcalf Field             

Astrospheric Forecast

Forecast for Eagle Lake Observatory
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