After a frosty start yesterday in Minneapolis, and especially the surrounding suburbs, we saw temps warm up slightly last night. As of 6 a.m. we were hovering around 40 degrees, versus 35 or 36.
Today we warm up near the 60 degree mark, with additional warming to come. Here’s a look at your Minneapolis 7 day forecast (and St. Paul 7 day forecast):
Looking ahead toward tonight, there’s a slim chance for showers as some warmer air slides in. Here’s a look at the future radar map as we head toward tonight:
As the warm air moves in, we’ll see overcast conditions arrive, as well as some spotty drizzle and possibly fog. Those conditions will linger into early Thursday as well:
Gradually, clouds and any drizzle will clear away. We’ll see sun return by afternoon. Stay tuned!
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.