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Strong Winter Storm to Impact Portions of Plains and Midwest This Weekend

A strong winter storm will track from the southern High Plains to the Great Lakes this weekend. Blizzard conditions are forecast across many states from the Rockies to the Upper Midwest. Travel will be difficult, if not impossible, in these areas due to heavy snow combined with these strong winds. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 44.88°NLon: 93.23°WElev: 840ft.

Mostly Cloudy

41°F

5°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1012.6 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Jan 2:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Minneapolis MN

Winter Storm Watch January 22, 12:00am until January 23, 12:00am
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Winter Storm Watch
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Cloudy, with a high near 42. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Cloudy

    High: 42 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 29. Calm wind.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 29 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 37. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Cloudy

    High: 37 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow, mainly after 3am.  Low around 29. North northeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    then Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Patchy blowing snow before 5pm. High near 32. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 7 to 11 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 32 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow likely, mainly before midnight.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 16. North northwest wind 10 to 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: 16 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 25 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 12 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 25. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 25 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Cloudy, with a high near 42. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Tonight
Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 29. Calm wind.
Sunday
Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 37. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Snow, mainly after 3am. Low around 29. North northeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Monday
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Patchy blowing snow before 5pm. High near 32. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 7 to 11 inches possible.
Monday Night
Snow likely, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 16. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 25. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph after midnight.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 34. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 42. South wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Minneapolis MN
 44.98°N 93.28°W (Elev. 850 ft)
2:56 pm CST Jan 20, 2018
3pm CST Jan 20, 2018-6pm CST Jan 26, 2018
 
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