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Flash flooding possible for parts of Upper Midwest

A slow-moving weather system progressing from the northern Plains to the Great Lakes will bring excessive rainfall and a risk of flash flooding to portions of the Upper Midwest on Friday. The heaviest rainfall is expected from central Iowa northeastward across southeastern Minn. and into Wisc. Rainfall totals of 1-2 inches, with locally-higher amounts, are possible through Saturday morning.

Current Conditions

Wasatch Mountains South of I-80

Zone Forecast

  • Today Sunny. Highs around 60.
  • Tonight Partly cloudy. Lows around 50.
  • Saturday Breezy. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Partly cloudy. Highs around 60. South winds 15 to 25 mph early in the morning becoming southwest 15 to 25 mph late in the afternoon.
  • Saturday Night A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s.
  • Sunday Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning...then sunny in the afternoon. Cooler. Highs around 50.
  • Sunday Night Mostly clear. Lows around 40.
  • Labor Day And Monday Night Clear. Highs in the mid 50s. Lows in the mid 40s.
  • Tuesday And Tuesday Night Mostly clear. Highs in the upper 50s. Lows in the upper 40s.
  • Wednesday Sunny in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s.
  • Wednesday Night And Thursday Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid 60s. =