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Severe weather and flooding rains possible on Memorial Day

Strong to severe storms will be possible Memorial Day from south Texas across the Plains into the Midwest. Isolated tornadoes, damaging winds and hail are all possible especially across eastern Texas. In addition, moderate to heavy rainfall is forecast from parts of Texas to the lower Miss. Valley increasing the flash and river flooding concerns, with an additional 1 to 2 inches of rain possible.
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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.

Fog/Mist

58°F

14°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed NW 5 mph
Barometer 29.81 in (1009.4 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 26 May 6:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Minneapolis MN

  • Today

    Isolated Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Thunderstorms

    High: 71 °F

  • Tonight

    Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 72 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 71. North wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. North wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. West wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. West wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. North northeast wind around 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Minneapolis MN
 44.95°N 93.28°W (Elev. 886 ft)
5:44 am CDT May 26, 2015
8am CDT May 26, 2015-6pm CDT Jun 1, 2015
 
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