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Heavy rain and potential flooding in the Plains

A slow-moving weather system with abundant moisture will bring heavy rainfall across portions of the Central and Southern Plains Saturday. Soils in the region are already saturated from recent rainfall, so flash flooding and river flooding are likely.
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Current conditions at

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

Lat: 44.88°NLon: 93.23°WElev: 840ft.

Overcast

66°F

19°C

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed N 10 mph
Barometer 30.24 in (1023.8 mb)
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 May 10:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Minneapolis MN

  • This
    Afternoon

    Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Sunday

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

    Thunderstorms

    High: 69 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 59 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 73 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers, mainly between 3pm and 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 57. East southeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 69. East southeast wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 59. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Memorial Day
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 73. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. West wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. West wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. East wind around 10 mph.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. East southeast wind around 10 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Minneapolis MN
 44.95°N 93.28°W (Elev. 886 ft)
11:03 am CDT May 23, 2015
12pm CDT May 23, 2015-6pm CDT May 29, 2015
 
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