Sunny But Hazy Skies For Friday

We will have cleared most of the smoke away from the lower levels of the atmosphere on Friday, but we will continue to see it aloft leading to hazy sunshine. There are some rain chances this weekend, with the heaviest totals out in western Minnesota. - D.J. Kayser

Another Hot One Thursday With Scattered Afternoon Storms

We're going to see the weather repeat itself over the next few days, with highs flirting near records in the metro and a daily chance of afternoon showers and storms into the weekend. A slight cooldown is possible next week. - D.J. Kayser

Gorgeous Holiday Weekend, But We Need Some Rain

A gorgeous Memorial Day weekend is on tap, with highs in the low to mid-80s and plenty of sunshine for the unofficial start of summer. However, despite the abundance of snow last winter, most of central and northern Minnesota is 1-2"+ below average rainfall-wise for May. - D.J. Kayser

Periods Of Rain The Next Several Days

Showers and a few thunderstorms will be around southern Minnesota - including the metro - for Cinco de Mayo Friday, with additional rounds of rain expected across the state through the weekend and into next week. Some areas will end up with over an inch of rain by late next week. - D.J. Kayser

Rain Changes To 2-5" Of Snow Thursday Into Thursday Night

We've got another storm on deck for Thursday, starting off as rain in the metro before transitioning to snow. 2-5" can be expected through Friday morning here, with up to a foot of snow possible through the end of the week in the Arrowhead. - D.J. Kayser

Quiet Sunday - Watching Ice, Rain & Snow For Sunday Night Into Monday

A mainly sunny Sunday is expected with highs in the mid-30s in the metro. However, we watch a system that'll bring in freezing rain, plain rain, and snow chances Sunday Night into Monday across the state. - D.J. Kayser

Cold Friday With A Light Snow Chance Late - Warmer Weekend

We'll see a mix of sun and clouds Friday with a chance of light snow late in the day. Sunnier and warmer weather awaits for the weekend. However, we watch a system late Sunday into Monday that'll bring mixed wintry precipitation, including potentially freezing rain. - D.J. Kayser

Beautiful Monday Ahead - Watching Two Mid-Week Systems

Another sunny and warm mid-February day is ahead on Monday, with highs in the low 40s in the metro. We do watch two systems toward the middle of the week. The first brings rain for Valentine's Day, switching to light snow Wednesday. The second may pass to our southeast. - D.J. Kayser

Dropping Temperatures Thursday, But A Warm Up In Store For The Weekend

Behind a clipper that'll bring some light snow across northern Minnesota Wednesday night, temperatures will drop as we head through Thursday with another bitterly cold day expected Friday. The good news is highs will warm to the 30s for the weekend! - D.J. Kayser

Becoming Fairly Sunny Sunday But With Bitterly Cold Temperatures

It'll be a fairly sunny but cold Sunday in the metro with highs climbing into the mid-single digits. The coldest day of this stretch will be Monday when highs could struggle to get above zero. Good news: teens already start to return Tuesday. - D.J. Kayser