Heavy Rainfall and Severe Thunderstorms Possible Across the Central U.S.; Hurricane Lane Continues Westward Across the Central Pacific

An area of low pressure moving across the Central U.S. will continue to bring heavy rainfall and flash flooding across parts of that region, along with the threat for severe thunderstorms through this evening. Meanwhile, swells from Hurricane Lane are reaching parts of Hawaii today, with some additional impacts possible later this week, depending on the storm's track. 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

69°F

21°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.4 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 8:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Minneapolis MN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Patchy smoke. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. North wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Patchy Smoke

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Patchy smoke. Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 75. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Patchy
    Smoke

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 59. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

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

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. South southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Patchy smoke. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. North wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Patchy smoke. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 75. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 59. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 80. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. South southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. West wind around 5 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Minneapolis MN
 44.95°N 93.28°W (Elev. 886 ft)
7:11 pm CDT Aug 20, 2018
9pm CDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 27, 2018
 
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