Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS
AWUS83 KMPX 270832
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR MINNESOTA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES MN
330 AM CDT Fri May 27 2016
Clouds covered the state overnight. A few showers and thunderstorms
moved in the far south after midnight. Early morning temperatures
were ranging in the mid 40s along the north shore to the upper 60s
A weak area of low pressure will lift northeast into southern
Minnesota today. It will remain the focus of showers and
thunderstorms for much of the state today and tonight. The greatest
likelihood for showers and thunderstorms will be found to the east.
With the abundant cloud cover...temperatures are expected to remain
in the lower and middle 70s today.
The low is expected o move slowly northeast into Wisconsin by late
Saturday...and will continue the threat of showers and thunderstorms
for the entire state through Sunday. High temperatures Sunday should
range in the upper 60S northeast to near 80 southwest.
Memorial Day is expected to have a bit more sunshine and the
thunderstorm risk should be limited to southern Minnesota as weak
high pressure builds across the Great Lakes. Highs are expected to
range in the lower 70s northeast to the lower 80s in the south.
The unsettled pattern is expected to remain through at least midweek
with temperatures near or slightly below normal.