Major Storm Pounding California; Winter Weather Threats Through This Weekend From the Central to Eastern U.S.

The last and strongest in a week-long parade of Pacific storms is pounding California with a variety of hazards, including heavy rainfall, mountain snow and flooding near recent wildfire burn scars. Meanwhile, a weak, progressive system may produce light snow from the Ohio Valley into the northern Mid-Atlantic region through early Friday. Then a major winter storm will develop for the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 44.88°NLon: 93.23°WElev: 840ft.

Overcast

22°F

-6°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed W 9 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1020.3 mb)
Dewpoint 10°F (-12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill12°F (-11°C)
Last update 17 Jan 12:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Minneapolis MN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 22 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 5 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of snow between 4pm and 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    High: 12 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. Wind chill values as low as -11. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 1 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 10. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 10 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 2. North wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 2 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 12. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 12 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 6 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Snow likely, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20. South southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Snow Likely

    High: 20 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
A slight chance of snow between 4pm and 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. Wind chill values as low as -11. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 10. North wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 2. North wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 12. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
M.L.King Day
Snow likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20. South southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 13. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 5. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 19. South wind around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Minneapolis MN
 44.98°N 93.28°W (Elev. 850 ft)
11:16 am CST Jan 17, 2019
1pm CST Jan 17, 2019-6pm CST Jan 23, 2019
 
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