Critical Fire Weather Threats in the West; Storms in the High Plains; Flash Flood Risk in the Mid-Atlantic

Critical fire weather conditions persist across portions of the Northwest, Northern Rockies and Great Basin. Severe thunderstorms with large hail and a few strong gusts are possible across parts of the northern and central Plains. Heavy rainfall brings a flash flooding risk to the Mid-Atlantic. Heat builds in the Southwest into California this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 44.88°NLon: 93.23°WElev: 840ft.

Partly Cloudy

76°F

24°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.5 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 11 Aug 9:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SW Minneapolis MN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy early, then gradual clearing, with a low around 62. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Gradual
    Clearing

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy early, then gradual clearing, with a low around 62. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 75. North northwest wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SW Minneapolis MN
 44.95°N 93.28°W (Elev. 886 ft)
7:25 pm CDT Aug 11, 2020
10pm CDT Aug 11, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 18, 2020
 
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