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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Minneapolis - Flying Cloud Airport (KFCM)

Lat: 44.83°NLon: 93.47°WElev: 906ft.

Fair

83°F

28°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed S 13 mph
Barometer 29.82 in (1009.3 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 21 Jul 5:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Hopkins MN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 71 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 87. North northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64. West northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 79. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. South southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 87. North northwest wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64. West northwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. North wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 79. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. East wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. East northeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. North wind around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Hopkins MN
 44.93°N 93.4°W (Elev. 919 ft)
5:15 pm CDT Jul 21, 2017
6pm CDT Jul 21, 2017-6pm CDT Jul 28, 2017
 
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