Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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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.

Overcast

20°C

68°F

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed SE 17 km/h
Barometer 1011.7 mb (29.89 in)
Dewpoint 14°C (57°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 25 May 6:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Minneapolis MN

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3pm.  High near 26. East southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    High: 26 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 18 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. West southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 31 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. West southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 18 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. South wind around 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 27 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Southeast wind around 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 17 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 24. South southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 24 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 16 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 27. West southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 27 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3pm. High near 26. East southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. West southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. West southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. South wind around 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Southeast wind around 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 24. South southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 27. West southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Memorial Day
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. West northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. East southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
Minneapolis MN
 44.95°N 93.28°W (Elev. 270 m)
6:39 am CDT May 25, 2016
7am CDT May 25, 2016-6pm CDT May 31, 2016
 
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