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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 44.88°NLon: 93.23°WElev: 840ft.

A Few Clouds

80°F

27°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1011.8 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 19 Aug 5:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Minneapolis MN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 64. South wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. North northeast wind around 5 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 76. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 75. North northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 64. South wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. North northeast wind around 5 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 76. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 75. North northwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Minneapolis MN
 44.95°N 93.28°W (Elev. 886 ft)
1:57 pm CDT Aug 19, 2017
6pm CDT Aug 19, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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