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, Crystal Airport (KMIC)

Lat: 45.06°NLon: 93.35°WElev: 866ft.

Overcast

72°F

22°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed SE 16 G 28 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.1 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 Aug 12:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE Golden Valley MN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. South southeast wind around 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 62. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 74. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of thunderstorms before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. West wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Breezy, with a west wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

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

    Mostly 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 76. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. South southeast wind around 15 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 62. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 74. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Monday Night
A chance of thunderstorms before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. West wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Breezy, with a west wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly 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 76. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. North northwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. North northwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Calm wind.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE Golden Valley MN
 44.98°N 93.34°W (Elev. 876 ft)
11:43 am CDT Aug 25, 2019
1pm CDT Aug 25, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 31, 2019
 
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