Showers and drizzle clear away in Minneapolis forecast
After a soggy day, full of round after round of rain, we finally start to dry out today in the Twin Cities forecast. At MSP, we saw just over an inch of rain, at 1.18″.
This morning things are just damp. I look out the window at the street as I write this, and see a wet sheen on trees, sidewalks, and the road. There’s still some limited drizzle/mist out there this morning that can even be seen on radar:
Looking ahead, through the rest of today and much of this week, we’re looking quite a bit drier. Here’s a look at your Minneapolis 7 day forecast (and St. Paul 7 day forecast):
Look at all of those sunny days in the 70s. It’s hard to complain when you look at that extended forecast – and the relatively dry conditions look to extend toward northern Minnesota if you’re headed toward Duluth or the Iron Range this weekend.
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.