Severe Storms & Heavy Rainfall Possible in the Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

Scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rainfall are possible across portions of the Plains through Monday. Meanwhile, dry weather and gusty winds will result in critical fire weather conditions across the Great Basin and northern Rockies. Elsewhere, tropical storm Dorian in the Atlantic is expected to slowly strengthen and will likely approach the Lesser Antilles by Tuesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 44.88°NLon: 93.23°WElev: 840ft.

Rain

68°F

20°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed SE 8 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1014.0 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update 25 Aug 4:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Minneapolis MN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. South southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 5am.  Cloudy, with a low around 63. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 10am.  High near 72. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. West wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 69. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. South southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 63. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 10am. High near 72. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. West wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 69. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Calm wind.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Calm wind.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Minneapolis MN
 44.95°N 93.28°W (Elev. 886 ft)
4:13 pm CDT Aug 25, 2019
5pm CDT Aug 25, 2019-6pm CDT Sep 1, 2019
 
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