Widespread Summer Heat; Enhanced Severe Weather

A large ridge of high pressure continues to deliver summer heat w/ humidity in several sections of the country. Excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect across the Desert Southwest, south-central Plains, Mid to Lower Mississippi Valley and a small part of the Mid-Atlantic. Meanwhile, an enhanced risk of organized severe thunderstorms is possible from Iowa to Illinois and Indiana. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Minneapolis, Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (KMSP)

Lat: 44.88°NLon: 93.23°WElev: 840ft.

Mostly Cloudy

68°F

20°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed S 15 G 28 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.4 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 11:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Minneapolis MN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 82. South southwest wind around 10 mph becoming west.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 58. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Gradual
    Clearing

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 76. North northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 74. Calm wind.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 76. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 82. South southwest wind around 10 mph becoming west.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 58. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 76. North northwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 74. Calm wind.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Calm wind.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 76. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. South wind around 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Minneapolis MN
 44.95°N 93.28°W (Elev. 886 ft)
10:42 am CDT Aug 20, 2019
12pm CDT Aug 20, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 26, 2019
 
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