Heavy rain and thunderstorms from the central Gulf Coast to Southeast U.S. early this week

Thunderstorms with heavy rain are expected from eastern TX across the Lower Miss. Valley to the Southeast U.S. on Monday. This rain could lead to flash flooding. Some of the thunderstorms could be severe in this area, producing damaging wind and tornadoes. Meanwhile, heavy rain will also spread into the Northwest U.S., with heavy snow in the higher elevations of the Cascades and northern Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 44.88°NLon: 93.23°WElev: 840ft.

Overcast

39°F

4°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed S 18 mph
Barometer 29.67 in (1005.5 mb)
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill30°F (-1°C)
Last update 5 Dec 2:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport MN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 43. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 43 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and snow before 2am, then a chance of snow between 2am and 4am.  Low around 27. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 27 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Scattered snow showers after noon.  Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 25 by 9am. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Cloudy then
    Scattered
    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    High: 28 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 18 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. West wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 21 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 16. West northwest wind around 15 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 16 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 22. West northwest wind around 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Cloudy

    High: 22 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 16. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 16 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 43. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight
Rain and snow before 2am, then a chance of snow between 2am and 4am. Low around 27. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday
Scattered snow showers after noon. Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 25 by 9am. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. West wind around 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 16. West northwest wind around 15 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before noon. Cloudy, with a high near 22. West northwest wind around 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 16. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 25. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport MN
 44.89°N 93.22°W (Elev. 837 ft)
2:39 pm CST Dec 5, 2016
3pm CST Dec 5, 2016-6pm CST Dec 11, 2016
 
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