Have a “plan B” for your Sunday/Sunday evening outdoor activities. You may have to scoot indoors at times due to rain, lightning and strong winds.
Minnesota and western Wisconsin will have periods of showers and thunderstorms this Sunday/Sunday evening and Sunday night. A few severe thunderstorms will be possible, and some areas will see heavy rain at times.
The National Weather Service Storm Prediction Center shows a slight risk of severe weather (shaded yellow) for Minnesota and Wisconsin Sunday and Sunday night:
Slight risk means that scattered severe thunderstorms are possible:
The Storm Prediction Center will update the Sunday severe weather outlook several times today.
Here’s the Twin Cities NWS depiction of the severe weather potential:
Sunday will feature summery temps and dew points in the 70s in most areas.
Sunday highs are mostly in the 80s:
Parts of northeastern Minnesota will have highs in the 70s.
Dew points in the steamy 70s are expected to linger in central and southern Minnesota plus western Wisconsin:
This Updraft blog will be updated by around 10 a.m. with updated info on your Sunday weather and a look at the week ahead.
You can hear my live weather updates on MPR News at 7:35 a.m., 9:35 a.m. and 4:35 p.m. each Saturday and Sunday.
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