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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR MINNESOTA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
430 AM CST FRI DEC 2 2016

Mostly cloudy skies blanketed the North Star state overnight while
high pressure moved into the region. The overnight hours were dry
while temperatures dropped into the 20s to lower 30s. Clouds will
linger through the day today along with through Saturday as high
pressure remains in control, keeping the state dry. Highs both today
and Saturday will only hit the upper 20s to lower 30s with lows
tonight in the lower 20s statewide.

A weak cold front will slide across the state on Sunday, bringing
mainly snow showers, possibly mixed with rain showers for
southeastern Minnesota, early Sunday through Sunday evening. Highs
will actually warm a bit on Sunday, range through the 30s to the
lower 40s.

The forecast looks more tame for the first half of next week. A low
pressure system looks to swing through the Northern Plains into
northern Minnesota Monday into Tuesday, dragging a cold front
through the state on Tuesday. Scattered areas of light snow are
expected for northern and eastern portions of the state, but little
in the way of accumulating snow. The more significant impact will be
much colder temperatures on the way, dropping temperatures day by
day through the week next week. Highs will drop into the teens by
Wednesday with lows in some portions plummeting into the single
digits.

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