Heavy Rainfall Possible Across the Central U.S.; Poor Air Quality Across the Northwest and North Central States

Thunderstorms will produce locally heavy rainfall and possibly some flash flooding across central portions of the country through tonight, with a few strong to locally severe thunderstorms possible. Otherwise, smoke from the wildfires burning across western North America will continue to create poor air quality across northern portions of the country. 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

86°F

30°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1011.7 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index88°F (31°C)
Last update 19 Aug 3:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Minneapolis MN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 75. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a chance of showers between 8pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. North northeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 76. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 80. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60. West wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 80. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Showers
    Likely

    Low: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 75. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a chance of showers between 8pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. North northeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 76. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 80. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. West wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 80. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Minneapolis MN
 44.95°N 93.28°W (Elev. 886 ft)
3:10 pm CDT Aug 19, 2018
4pm CDT Aug 19, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 26, 2018
 
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