Heavy Rain and Storms in the East; Fire Weather Threats in the West

A slow moving frontal system will bring strong to severe storms and locally heavy rain from the Northeast to the southern Plains. Meanwhile, Fire Weather threats remain elevated over the northern Inter-Mountain West, as Red Flag Warnings and Fire weather watches are in effect. Also, the potential for isolated dry thunderstorms remains possible across this portion of the West. Read More >

Current conditions at

Minneapolis, Crystal Airport (KMIC)

Lat: 45.06°NLon: 93.35°WElev: 866ft.

Fair

82°F

28°C

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed NE 6 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1016.9 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 17 Aug 6:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNE New Hope MN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of smoke. Clear, with a low around 63. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Areas Smoke

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Areas of smoke. Sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.

    Areas Smoke

    High: 87 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Areas of smoke. Mostly clear, with a low around 66. South southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Areas Smoke

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Areas of smoke before noon. Increasing clouds, with a high near 84. South wind around 5 mph.

    Areas Smoke
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming north northwest in the evening.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 75. North wind 5 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. North wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Areas of smoke. Clear, with a low around 63. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Areas of smoke. Sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Areas of smoke. Mostly clear, with a low around 66. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Areas of smoke before noon. Increasing clouds, with a high near 84. South wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming north northwest in the evening. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 75. North wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. North wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 81. West wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNE New Hope MN
 45.06°N 93.37°W (Elev. 879 ft)
7:11 pm CDT Aug 17, 2018
7pm CDT Aug 17, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 24, 2018
 
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