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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Minneapolis - Flying Cloud Airport (KFCM)

Lat: 44.83°NLon: 93.47°WElev: 906ft.

Overcast

38°F

3°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed SE 14 mph
Barometer 30.19 in (1023.2 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill30°F (-1°C)
Last update 23 Mar 3:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chaska MN

  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 42. South southeast wind around 15 mph.

    Cloudy then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 42 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 7pm.  Low around 37. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 37 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers before 8am, then rain, mainly after 8am.  High near 47. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 47 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain likely, mainly before 8pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 34. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of rain before 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance Rain
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 46 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Cloudy, with a high near 47. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Cloudy

    High: 47 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 42. South southeast wind around 15 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 7pm. Low around 37. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers before 8am, then rain, mainly after 8am. High near 47. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Rain likely, mainly before 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 34. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of rain before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Cloudy, with a high near 47. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. North wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. North wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. North northeast wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 53. East northeast wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Chaska MN
 44.83°N 93.61°W (Elev. 988 ft)
3:10 am CDT Mar 23, 2017
4am CDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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