Severe Weather for the Upper Midwest Tuesday; Dangerous Heat Returns to the Southwest

Severe thunderstorms are expected over the Upper Midwest states Tuesday. Damaging wind gusts, large hail and a couple of tornadoes are possible, with the greatest threat expected from southern Minnesota into central Wisconsin. Excessive Heat Watches have been issued for portions of the Desert Southwest on Wednesday and Thursday. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 44.88°NLon: 93.23°WElev: 840ft.

Fair

77°F

25°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 29.75 in (1006.6 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 2 Jun 3:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Minneapolis MN

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Some storms could be severe, with large hail, damaging winds, and heavy rain.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming north northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 91 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Some storms could be severe, with large hail, damaging winds, and heavy rain.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 80. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. East southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Some storms could be severe, with large hail, damaging winds, and heavy rain. Increasing clouds, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming north northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Some storms could be severe, with large hail, damaging winds, and heavy rain. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 80. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. East southeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. East southeast wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South southeast wind around 15 mph.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Minneapolis MN
 44.95°N 93.28°W (Elev. 886 ft)
4:09 am CDT Jun 2, 2020
4am CDT Jun 2, 2020-6pm CDT Jun 8, 2020
 
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