We’ve been talking about the cooldown we’re experiencing for a while – but what can often go forgotten after a period of 60 degree days is that we’re still in the month of March… one of the snowiest in Minnesota.
Let’s talk temps before we talk snow chances. Here’s your Minneapolis 7 day forecast (and St. Paul 7 day):
Notice that drop by Sunday-Monday into the 30s for highs. We’re also talking about some accumulating snow potential (emphasis on *potential* – there is still quite a bit of time for models to adjust).
Here’s a rough preliminary estimate of what we’re looking at, as of snow:
We’ll have more updates as we get closer… but this is definitely something to keep an eye on!
Follow Meteorologist Aaron Shaffer on Twitter. Aaron is a meteorologist who lives in Minneapolis, is on the Midtown Greenway Coalition's board of directors, and is the digital communications and social media associate for the nonprofit Avivo in Minneapolis. Deep down he's a weather geek and has a degree in Atmospheric & Oceanic Sciences from UW-Madison to prove it. He's spent time working at TV stations in Wyoming, South Dakota, and Iowa prior to arriving in Minneapolis to work for WeatherNation and now forecasting for MinnyApple. His favorite weather career moment came while storm chasing for his Iowa station (he went on 40+ storm chases during that time), when he saw a mile-wide EF-4 rated tornado.