Heavy Rainfall And Severe Weather Potential From The Great Lakes and Ohio Valley to South Central Plains; Western Fire Weather Threats Remain Elevated

A low pressure system and front moving through the Mississippi Valley may yield heavy to excessive rainfall and the threat for some severe thunderstorms from parts of the Great Lakes and Ohio Valley to South Central Plains. Fire weather threats will remain elevated across the Northwest into the northern Rockies, as a system from the Pacific moves into and through the area over the next few days. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 44.88°NLon: 93.23°WElev: 840ft.

Thunderstorm in Vicinity

79°F

26°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed NW 8 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1013.7 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 16 Aug 3:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles E Minneapolis MN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. North wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 65. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 67. South southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. South wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind around 5 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. North wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. North wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. South wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind around 5 mph becoming north northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. North wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. North wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 77. North northwest wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 80. West southwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles E Minneapolis MN
 44.95°N 93.22°W (Elev. 814 ft)
2:55 pm CDT Aug 16, 2018
4pm CDT Aug 16, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 23, 2018
 
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