Sunday was another bone-chilling, but sunny, day in the Twin Cities. Today’s forecast pushes us slightly warmer, back into the teens, with a some clouds and snow to our south.
Here’s a look at your Minneapolis 7 day forecast (and St. Paul 7 day forecast):
Today, as visitors from around the country leave Minneapolis/St. Paul to head home (it’s supposed to be a record day at MSP), we’re watching a band of snow to our south that’ll just narrowly miss the Twin Cities.
Here’s the future radar as snow moves into southern Minnesota:
That future radar image above looks pretty ominous – but thankfully (for travelers, at least) the snow misses us and impacts areas generally well south of Minneapolis and St. Paul. Here’s the future radar around 11 a.m. this morning as snow slips across southern Minnesota and impacts Iowa:
There is another chance for light snow accumulations in the Twin Cities with another quick-moving impulse of energy on Tuesday night. There won’t be heavy snow out of that one, but some minor accumulations (0.5″ to 1″) are possible.
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.