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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 44.88°NLon: 93.23°WElev: 840ft.

Overcast

73°F

23°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed SE 8 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1012.6 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Jul 9:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Minneapolis MN

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 4pm. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds and heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds and heavy rain.  Low around 71. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 87. North northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 65. West northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 79. East northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. South southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 4pm. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds and heavy rain. Low around 71. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 87. North northwest wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65. West northwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 79. East northeast wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. East northeast wind around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Minneapolis MN
 44.98°N 93.28°W (Elev. 850 ft)
7:27 am CDT Jul 21, 2017
10am CDT Jul 21, 2017-6pm CDT Jul 27, 2017
 
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