An Enduring Heat Wave Begins for Texas and Southern Plains

Starting today, a blazing Heat Wave will consume much of the Southern Plains and Lower MS Valley through early next week, especially for TX. Numerous Excessive Heat Warnings, Watches and Advisories are in effect for the mid-section of TX and OK and these hazards will only become more widespread. Expect record Highs temps and very dangerous Heat Indices, both surging well north of triple digits. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Minneapolis, Airlake Airport (KLVN)

Lat: 44.63°NLon: 93.23°WElev: 961ft.

Fair

81°F

27°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 30.05 in
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 18 Jul 3:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NE Lakeville MN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 10 percent chance of showers after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 7am.  High near 72. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 63. Southeast wind around 10 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. North northwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers between 10pm and 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 81. North northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
A 10 percent chance of showers after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 7am. High near 72. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 63. Southeast wind around 10 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. North northwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers between 10pm and 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 81. North northeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NE Lakeville MN
 44.7°N 93.22°W (Elev. 1027 ft)
3:13 pm CDT Jul 18, 2018
3pm CDT Jul 18, 2018-6pm CDT Jul 24, 2018
 
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