After severe weather Friday capped off a week of intense hot and muggy weather in the Twin Cities, the forecast starts this week off a bit more dry and sunny.
We’ll avoid storm chances, for the most part, until closer to the end of the week. That’s also when we heat up and add more humidity again. Here’s a look at your Minneapolis/St. Paul 7-day forecast:
By Friday and Saturday we’re pushing 90 degrees again, and also have spotty shower/storm chances. At least for now, however, we see things staying quieter and no major severe weather chances in store. 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.