We’ve been waiting for some warmer weather in the Twin Cities, with 60s arriving on and off over the past few weeks. Today we hit the 60s and look to stay there, or near there, for at least the next week.
Here’s a look at your Minneapolis/St. Paul 7 day forecast:
Looking ahead, we see 60s today, and then 70s tomorrow. After that, and even tonight, as see more spring-like shower/storm chances.
Here’s a look at the future radar this afternoon, closer to 4-5 p.m., as small thunderstorms form:
Rain isn’t a guarantee – if you fast-forward a couple of hours, the storms dissipate. Then a similar situation develops Saturday night to early Sunday, with tiny storm chances.
After that, we look for more organized storm systems as we head into next week. Stay tuned!
Follow Meteorologist Aaron Shaffer on Twitter. Aaron is a meteorologist who lives in Minneapolis and is the digital communications and social media associate for the nonprofit Avivo in Minneapolis. He is Ward 8's representative on the Minneapolis Bicycle Advisory Committee, 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.