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Hot Weather and Wildfire Concerns Continue in Northwest, a Few Severe Thunderstorms in the Midwest

A few severe thunderstorms can be expected Monday afternoon and evening over the western Great Lakes states, and over the middle Ohio River valley. The strongest storms will produce damaging winds and large hail. An isolated tornado or two is also possible over the middle Ohio River Valley. In the interior northwest, very hot weather and wildfire concerns will continue Monday.
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Current conditions at

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

Lat: 44.88°NLon: 93.23°WElev: 840ft.

Mostly Cloudy with Haze

80°F

27°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed SW 9 mph
Barometer 29.77 in (1007.8 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 29 Jun 5:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW Richfield MN

  • Tonight

    Severe Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Tuesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. East northeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. East wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 77. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind around 5 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. West southwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. West wind around 5 mph.
Independence Day
Sunny, with a high near 80. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. South southwest wind around 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW Richfield MN
 44.91°N 93.31°W (Elev. 860 ft)
4:43 pm CDT Jun 29, 2015
7pm CDT Jun 29, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 6, 2015
 
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