Decreasing clouds, seasonable Thanksgiving; brighter and warmer Friday

Sunshine returns Friday and Saturday

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Mild weather persists into the weekend with cloudy skies and fog Thursday then sun returns Friday
National Weather Service

Thanksgiving will see near normal temperatures primarily in the 30s statewide with decreasing clouds. Look for sunshine to return Friday and Saturday with highs in the 40s and even 50 in southern Minnesota. Next week may bring a midweek storm system.

Decreasing clouds with near normal temperatures for Thanksgiving

Clouds are decreasing and we should see sun the remainder of Thursday. High temperatures will be primarily in the 30s.

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Forecast high temperatures Thursday
NOAA via pivotal weather

Sunshine returns Friday and Saturday

We have sunshine for Friday and Saturday. That means temperatures will also warm up again. Highs will be in the 40s Friday and potentially near 50 for portions of southern Minnesota Saturday.

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Forecast high temperatures Saturday
NOAA via pivotal weather

Potential storm for next week

We’re still watching a potential storm system for Tuesday into Wednesday next week as November ends. Snow (and rain) are possible for much of the region followed by a potential for some colder weather, though the models have been mixed on that so far.

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Forecast precipitation next Tuesday-Wednesday
European Centre for Medium range Weather Forecasting via pivotal weather

We’ll get a better idea of how this storm system will play out and the air to follow it in the coming days but this is your early heads up.

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