Excessive Heat Continues for the Pacific Northwest; Flooding Impacts Expected in the Southwest U.S.

A dangerous heat wave persists for the Northwest into portions of California today with excessive heat warnings and heat advisories in effect. The active monsoon pattern with organized showers and thunderstorms and possible flash flooding with debris flows continues and will become enhanced in the Southwestern U.S. through Saturday. 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

79°F

26°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1011.2 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 18 Aug 2:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Minneapolis MN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. South wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Patchy fog after 3am. Low around 63. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light south  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Patchy fog after 10pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 77. North northeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of thunderstorms before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. South wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Patchy fog after 3am. Low around 63. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Patchy fog after 10pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 77. North northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A chance of thunderstorms before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. North wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Minneapolis MN
 44.98°N 93.28°W (Elev. 850 ft)
2:50 pm CDT Aug 18, 2022
3pm CDT Aug 18, 2022-6pm CDT Aug 24, 2022
 
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