Florence Departs U.S. But Rivers Will Rise Further In Carolinas; Heavy Rain Continues In Midwest

Major-to-record river flooding will continue across the Carolinas for days to weeks to come as rainfall from Florence makes its way through area river systems. Meanwhile, a stationary front extending through the Midwest will be a focus for heavy rain with localized flash flooding across the Upper Midwest midweek; severe thunderstorms are also possible in this region. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 44.88°NLon: 93.23°WElev: 840ft.

Rain

60°F

16°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed NE 6 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.8 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 20 Sep 7:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSW Minneapolis MN

  • Today

    Today: Showers before 11am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 11am and 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall.  High near 66. East northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Showers then
    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 66 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a chance of showers between 10pm and 11pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  Low around 53. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    then Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 56 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 43. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. South southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 72. South southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers before 11am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 11am and 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall. High near 66. East northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a chance of showers between 10pm and 11pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Low around 53. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. South southeast wind around 10 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Southwest wind around 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 64. West northwest wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 65. West wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSW Minneapolis MN
 44.93°N 93.28°W (Elev. 860 ft)
7:12 am CDT Sep 20, 2018
8am CDT Sep 20, 2018-6pm CDT Sep 26, 2018
 
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