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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR MINNESOTA
NATIONAL WEATHER TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
435 AM CDT SUN SEP 21 2014

AS A COLD FRONT PUSHES INTO THE CENTRAL GREAT LAKES THIS MORNING...
CLOUDS WITH A FEW SHOWERS OVER MAINLY NORTHERN AND EASTERN PORTIONS
OF MINNESOTA WILL SAG SOUTH THROUGH THE MORNING HOURS. THE COLD
FRONT HAS HELPED BRING DOWN NOTICEABLY COOLER AIR FROM CANADA FOR
THE START OF THE WEEK AS TEMPERATURES THIS MORNING WILL BOTTOM OUT
IN THE UPPER 40S TO LOWER 50S. HIGH PRESSURE SLOWLY ARRIVING FROM
THE WEST TODAY WILL HELP SKIES CLEAR OUT AS THE DAY PROGRESSES BUT
THE INCREASING SUNSHINE WILL NOT BE ENOUGH TO OVERCOME THE INFLUX OF
COLDER AIR. HIGHS TODAY WILL ONLY REMAIN IN THE 60S STATEWIDE. AS
HIGH PRESSURE SETTLES IN OVERHEAD TONIGHT...THE COMBINATION OF CLEAR
SKIES AND CALMING WINDS WILL ALLOW TEMPERATURES TO PLUMMET INTO THE
40S STATEWIDE...EXCEPT FOR THE TWIN CITIES METRO WHICH WILL HOLD
CLOSE TO 50 DEGREES. PLENTY OF SUNSHINE IS EXPECTED FOR MONDAY WITH
SLIGHTLY WARMER HIGH TEMPERATURES...WITH MAXIMUMS REACHING THE UPPER
60S TO MIDDLE 70S.

TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN FAIRLY STEADY THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF THE
WEEK WITH HIGHS GENERALLY RANGING FROM THE MID 60S TO THE MID 70S. A
WEAK LOW PRESSURE WAVE WILL GRAZE THE NORTH STAR STATE MIDWEEK...
BRINGING POSSIBLY THE ONLY CHANCE OF RAIN FOR THE STATE TUESDAY
NIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY NIGHT. AFTER THE POTENTIAL FOR SHOWERS MID
WEEK...THE WEATHER IS AGAIN EXPECTED TO BE WARM AND DRY TO CLOSE OUT
THE WEEK. PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN MINNESOTA COULD BE UP NEAR 80 BY
FRIDAY.

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