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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.

Partly Cloudy

57°F

14°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.53 in (1000.4 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Feb 3:53 pm 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
  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of rain between 8pm and 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of rain after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 41 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain and snow, becoming all snow after midnight. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 28. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow
    then Heavy
    Snow

    Low: 28 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Patchy blowing snow after 9am. High near 32. Breezy, 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 3 to 7 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 32 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow, mainly before 1am.  Low around 18. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow

    Low: 18 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of snow before 7am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 30 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 29. West wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 29 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. West southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of rain between 8pm and 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of rain after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Rain and snow, becoming all snow after midnight. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 28. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Friday
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Patchy blowing snow after 9am. High near 32. Breezy, 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 3 to 7 inches possible.
Friday Night
Snow, mainly before 1am. Low around 18. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of snow before 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 29. West wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. West southwest wind around 5 mph.
Monday
A slight chance of snow after 1pm, mixing with rain after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. 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 39. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. North wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. West wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Minneapolis MN
 44.95°N 93.28°W (Elev. 886 ft)
2:59 pm CST Feb 22, 2017
4pm CST Feb 22, 2017-6pm CST Mar 1, 2017
 
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