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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Minneapolis, Crystal Airport (KMIC)

Lat: 45.06°NLon: 93.35°WElev: 866ft.

Overcast

39°F

4°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed S 16 G 23 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1014.5 mb)
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill30°F (-1°C)
Last update 23 Mar 2:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Minneapolis MN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers likely, mainly after 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 42. South southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 42 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between midnight and 1am, then showers after 1am.  Low around 39. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    Low: 39 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, mainly before 10am.  Cloudy, with a high near 45. North wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 45 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 47 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Cloudy, with a high near 46. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Cloudy

    High: 46 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Cloudy, with a low around 36. North wind around 5 mph.

    Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers likely, mainly after 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 42. South southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between midnight and 1am, then showers after 1am. Low around 39. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Showers likely, mainly before 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 45. North wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Cloudy, with a high near 46. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Cloudy, with a low around 36. North wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. North wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. North wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. North wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 53. East southeast wind around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Minneapolis MN
 44.98°N 93.28°W (Elev. 850 ft)
2:40 pm CDT Mar 23, 2017
3pm CDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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