80F on Wednesday? After a VERY chilly weekend, temps will rebound into the 70s and 80s by Wednesday. Enjoy it because it'll only last a day, temps will drop to well below average levels again by Thursday. Severe Threat Wednesday? According to NOAA's SPC, there is a risk of strong to severe storms across parts of southeastern MN on Wednesday afternoon/evening. Stay tuned! Chilly Last Weekend of September Thanks to Praedictix Meteorologist DJ Kayser for the picture below. He is spending some time up north and has been dealing with pretty chilly/frosty temps as of late. Other than a quick temp warm up on Wednesday, much of the week ahead will be cool and somewhat soggy. Low Temps Saturday Morning Saturday morning was the coldest morning in the Twin Cities since April 25th when the mercury dipped to 35F. Officially, MSP Airport has not yet seen its first frost of 32F or colder and the last time we've dipped to that mark was April 20th at 28F. … [Read more...] about Touch of Rosa? Why Meteorologists Are Pessimists
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We Are All Going To Need Some Weather Therapy The reason I bring this up: our tortured April has the entire state in need of emergency therapy. Looking at the weather maps I don't know whether to laugh or weep. Winds will gust over 40 mph, creating blizzard conditions south/west of the metro area Saturday. Never tell a Minnesotan not to travel, but personally, I'd have a Plan B for Saturday. 40s return next week; a sun angle similar to late August melts most of the snow by midweek. I'm sorry. Follow the Trends. Yesterday afternoon the local NWS office was going with 7" in the Twin Cities. They have progressively increased this over time as models appear to come into rough alignment with the axis of heaviest snow. Spaghetti Plot. Earlier model runs were clustering in the 6-10" range for the Twin Cities. 00z runs from Thursday evening were showing considerably higher amounts; well over a foot for MSP. Source: Iowa State. Ice Storm Potential. The best chance of sleet and glaze ice will … [Read more...] about Friday the 13th coincidence: Up to a foot of snow in mid-April?