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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR MINNESOTA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
420 AM CDT THU AUG 27 2015

THE SKY REMAIN CLEAR OVER THE FAR NORTH OVERNIGHT.  MORE CLOUDS
DEVELOPED OVER THE WEST AND SOUTH.  EARLY MORNING TEMPERATURES WERE
ON THE COOL SIDE IN THE CLOUD FREE AREA OF THE NORTHEAST...WITH
READINGS IN THE UPPER 30S. IN THE MORE CLOUD SOUTHWEST...READINGS
WERE IN THE MID 50S TO NEAR 60.

THE CLOUDS WERE CAUSED BY A COMPLEX OF RAIN AND ND THUNDERSTORMS OVER
SOUTH DAKOTA.  THE REMNANTS OF THIS FEATURE ALONG WITH AN UPPER
LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE EAST ACROSS SOUTHERN MINNESOTA TODAY.
THIS WILL GENERATE A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS
THE CENTRAL AND SOUTH.  THE NORTH SHOULD REMAIN DRY...WITH A BIT
MORE SUNSHINE.  HIGH TEMPERATURES ARE FORECAST TO RANGE IN THE MID
70S TO LOWER 80S.

TONIGHT...A AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP OVER NORTHERN NEBRASKA
AND MOVE EAST ACROSS NORTHERN IOWA INTO FRIDAY.  THIS WILL HELP
SPREAD RAIN AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS SOUTHERN MINNESOTA
THROUGH MUCH OF THE DAY ON FRIDAY.  THE FAR NORTH SHOULD REMAIN DRY
TONIGHT...BUT A FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL BEGIN TO APPROACH THIS AREA AND
GENERATE MORE CLOUDS AND A SMALL CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
ON FRIDAY. LOWS TONIGHT SHOULD RANGE IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S.
HIGHS FRIDAY ARE EXPECTED TO RANGE IN THE LOWER 70S TO LOWER 80S.

WARMER AND DRIER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED FOR MOST OF THE STATE
THROUGH THE WEEKEND. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
WILL BE FOUND IN THE NORTHEAST ON SATURDAY. HIGH TEMPERATURES ARE
EXPECTED TO WARM THROUGH LOWER AND MIDDLE 80S THROUGH THE WEEKEND
AND INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.

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