Strong Thunderstorms Across the Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions in the Central Plains

Strong thunderstorms may impact parts of the northern Great Plains and Upper Midwest today. Heat will begin to build across the northern Plains on today before spreading east across the northern tier states on Thursday. Critical fire weather conditions are forecast on Wednesday across portions of the central Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 44.88°NLon: 93.23°WElev: 840ft.

Fair

63°F

17°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 30.14 in (1020.2 mb)
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Jun 1:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Mendota MN

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Clear, with a low around 60. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 90. Breezy, with a southeast wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny then
    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 90 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 75. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

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

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Clear, with a low around 60. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 90. Breezy, with a southeast wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 75. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light southeast after midnight.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Mendota MN
 44.89°N 93.19°W (Elev. 758 ft)
1:57 am CDT Jun 29, 2022
2am CDT Jun 29, 2022-6pm CDT Jul 5, 2022
 
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