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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds, and difficult travel conditions to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest. Farther south, strong winds and dry conditions is increasing the wildfire threat. Unusual warmth from the Ohio Valley to the Mid-Atlantic continues. The approaching cold front brings a threat of severe weather to the Ohio Valley later in the week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Minneapolis, Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (KMSP)

Lat: 44.88°NLon: 93.23°WElev: 840ft.

Overcast

37°F

3°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed N 15 mph
Barometer 29.82 in (1010.3 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill28°F (-2°C)
Last update 23 Feb 12:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Minneapolis MN

Winter Storm Watch February 23, 06:00pm until February 25, 12:00am
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Cloudy, with a low around 32. North wind around 10 mph.

    Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Cloudy, with a high near 40. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Cloudy

    High: 40 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain before 7pm, then rain and snow likely between 7pm and 10pm, then snow after 10pm. The snow could be heavy at times.  Patchy blowing snow after midnight. Low around 28. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 28 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Patchy blowing snow. High near 30. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 30 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow likely, mainly before midnight.  Patchy blowing snow before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 18 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 30 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of snow before noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 30. West southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 30 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. West southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Cloudy, with a low around 32. North wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Cloudy, with a high near 40. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain before 7pm, then rain and snow likely between 7pm and 10pm, then snow after 10pm. The snow could be heavy at times. Patchy blowing snow after midnight. Low around 28. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Friday
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Patchy blowing snow. High near 30. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Friday Night
Snow likely, mainly before midnight. Patchy blowing snow before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of snow before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 30. West southwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. West southwest wind around 5 mph.
Monday
A slight chance of snow after noon, mixing with rain after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Snow likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 33. West northwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Minneapolis MN
 44.95°N 93.28°W (Elev. 886 ft)
12:56 am CST Feb 23, 2017
1am CST Feb 23, 2017-6pm CST Mar 1, 2017
 
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