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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest through Friday; Severe storms for Ohio Valley on Friday

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds - with blizzard conditions - to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest through Friday creating treacherous travel conditions. Also, strong winds and dry conditions are creating extreme wildfire threats in the southern Plains. Meanwhile, this system will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms to the Ohio Valley on Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Minneapolis, Crystal Airport (KMIC)

Lat: 45.06° N Lon: 93.35° W Elev: 866 ft.

Overcast

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed N 12 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1014.5 mb)
Dewpoint 20°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill20°F (-7°C)
Last update 23 Feb 6:53 pm CST
Detailed forecast for

Hennepin County

Tonight
Snow likely, possibly mixed with rain in the evening, then snow likely after midnight. Patchy blowing and drifting snow after midnight. Snow accumulation less than 1 inch. Lows in the mid 20s. Northeast winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph increasing to 35 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
Friday
Colder, breezy, snow. Patchy blowing and drifting snow. Snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches. Near steady temperature in the mid 20s. North winds 15 to 25 mph. Chance of snow 90 percent.
Friday Night
Colder. Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of snow in the evening, then partly cloudy after midnight. Lows around 15. North winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
Saturday
Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 30s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy. Lows around 19. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 30s.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear. Lows around 19.
Monday
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 30s.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of snow. Lows in the mid 20s.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow, possibly mixed with rain in the morning, then a chance of rain in the afternoon. Highs around 40. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain and snow in the evening, then a chance of snow after midnight. Lows in the upper 20s. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
Wednesday
Partly cloudy. A chance of snow in the morning, then a chance of snow, possibly mixed with rain in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 30s. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of snow after midnight. Lows around 19.
Thursday
Partly cloudy. A chance of snow in the morning, then a chance of rain and snow in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 30s. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.



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340 PM CST Thu Feb 23 2017
 
 

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