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Thunderstorms possible across parts of Midwest, Southeast, Interior West on Friday

Thunderstorms are possible Friday across parts of the Midwest, Southeast and Interior West. Thunderstorms that develop in these areas should remain below severe limits, with the possible exception of northeastern North Dakota into northern Minnesota, where there is a Marginal Risk of severe thunderstorms on Friday.
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Current conditions at

Minneapolis, Crystal Airport (KMIC)

Lat: 45.06°NLon: 93.35°WElev: 866ft.

Fair

61°F

16°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.5 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 28 Aug 6:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Medicine Lake MN

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly between 9am and 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 73. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 79. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 63. South wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 83. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 66. South wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly between 9am and 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 73. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 79. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the morning.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63. South wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 83. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66. South wind around 10 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Medicine Lake MN
 45°N 93.43°W (Elev. 928 ft)
5:33 am CDT Aug 28, 2015
7am CDT Aug 28, 2015-6pm CDT Sep 3, 2015
 
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