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Severe weather possible on Saturday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center in Norman, Oklahoma expects severe weather to be possible on Saturday. The three main areas of concern are in portions of the Plains, Gulf Coast, and Western U.S. The area of greatest concern is in the Central Plains where a slight risk of severe weather is expected. In this area, damaging winds, large hail and even an isolated tornado can not be ruled out.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 44.88°NLon: 93.23°WElev: 840ft.

Mostly Cloudy

78°F

26°C

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed SW 10 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1012.2 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 3 Jul 6:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Minneapolis MN

  • Tonight

    Areas Smoke

    Areas
    Smoke

    Low: 64 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Patchy Smoke

    Patchy
    Smoke

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Thunderstorms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Areas of smoke. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Independence Day
Patchy smoke before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Low around 68. South wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 76. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Minneapolis MN
 44.95°N 93.28°W (Elev. 886 ft)
6:44 pm CDT Jul 3, 2015
8pm CDT Jul 3, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 10, 2015
 
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