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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds, and difficult travel conditions to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest. Farther south, strong winds and dry conditions is increasing the wildfire threat. Unusual warmth from the Ohio Valley to the Mid-Atlantic continues. The approaching cold front brings a threat of severe weather to the Ohio Valley later in the week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Minneapolis, Crystal Airport (KMIC)

Lat: 45.06°NLon: 93.35°WElev: 866ft.

Mostly Cloudy with Haze

47°F

8°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 29.58 in (1002.4 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Wind Chill44°F (7°C)
Last update 22 Feb 5:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Minneapolis MN

Winter Storm Watch February 23, 06:00pm until February 25, 12:00am
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of rain between 7pm and 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of rain between 4pm and 5pm, then a chance of rain and snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Northeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 41 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain likely before 7pm, then rain and snow likely between 7pm and 8pm, then snow after 8pm. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 28. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Heavy Snow

    Low: 28 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow.  Patchy blowing snow between 8am and 5pm. High near 32. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 32 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow likely, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. North northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 18 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 30 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of snow before noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 30. West southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 30 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 15. West southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 15 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of rain between 7pm and 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A slight chance of rain between 4pm and 5pm, then a chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Northeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
Rain likely before 7pm, then rain and snow likely between 7pm and 8pm, then snow after 8pm. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 28. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Friday
Snow. Patchy blowing snow between 8am and 5pm. High near 32. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Friday Night
Snow likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. North northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of snow before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 30. West southwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 15. West southwest wind around 5 mph.
Monday
A slight chance of snow after noon, mixing with rain after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Snow likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 33. West northwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Minneapolis MN
 44.98°N 93.28°W (Elev. 850 ft)
4:10 pm CST Feb 22, 2017
6pm CST Feb 22, 2017-6pm CST Mar 1, 2017
 
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