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, Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (KMSP)

Lat: 44.88°NLon: 93.23°WElev: 840ft.

Overcast

81°F

27°C

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed N 8 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1017.4 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 17 Aug 11:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Bloomington MN

  • Today

    Today: Patchy smoke. Sunny, with a high near 87. North wind around 5 mph.

    Patchy Smoke

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 65. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    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 wind around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight.  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: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 75. North wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    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 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy smoke. Sunny, with a high near 87. North wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 65. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, 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 wind around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 75. North wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. 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
Sunny, with a high near 81. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Bloomington MN
 44.83°N 93.31°W (Elev. 837 ft)
11:42 am CDT Aug 17, 2018
11am CDT Aug 17, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 23, 2018
 
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