Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS
AWUS83 KMPX 250917 RRA
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR MINNESOTA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
417 AM CDT MON JUL 25 2016
Clear skies covered the North Star State overnight as high pressure
spread in from the Dakotas. Temperatures at 4 am were mostly in the
upper 50s to lower 60s although it was near 70 in the Twin Cities.
The day ahead will be sunny as the system of high pressure passes by.
Afternoon highs will be in the lower to middle 80s with some near
90 degree readings in west central Minnesota.
Instability will begin to increase across western and northern areas
of the state tonight on the backside of the high pressure system.
There is a chance for showers and thunderstorms in these areas,
especially after midnight. Lows will range from 60 to 70.
The threat for showers and thunderstorms will occur across the
region from Tuesday through the end of the work week as a series of
low pressure systems pass by. The best chances for precipitation
look to be in the Wednesday to Thursday period. Highs on Tuesday
will again be in the lower to middle 80s, with some upper 80s in the
Twin Cities and west central Minnesota. Highs will trend down into
the middle to upper 70s by Friday.