Severe Storms For The Plains

A storm system exiting the West will trigger widespread severe thunderstorms across the Plains on Tuesday. These storms are expected to produce large hail, damaging winds, heavy rain, possible flooding and a couple of tornadoes across the region. Ahead of this sprawling system, a number of record high temperatures are possible from the Upper Mississippi Valley and Great Lakes into the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Minneapolis, Airlake Airport (KLVN)

Lat: 44.63° N Lon: 93.23° W Elev: 961 ft.




Humidity 57%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 29.98 in
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 2 Oct 10:35 pm CDT
Detailed forecast for

Dakota County

Rest Of Tonight
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. South winds 5 to 15 mph.
Sunny in the morning then becoming partly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. South winds 10 to 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
Chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then showers and chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the lower 60s. South winds 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.
Cooler. Partly sunny. Near steady temperature in the mid 60s. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Cooler. Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday And Thursday Night
Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 60s. Lows in the mid 40s.
Cooler. Partly sunny with a 50 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the lower 50s.
Friday Night Through Saturday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the lower 50s.
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s.
Sunday Night And Columbus Day
Mostly clear. Lows around 40. Highs in the lower 60s.

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1049 PM CDT Mon Oct 2 2023

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