• Tonight

    Mar 31

    Lo 40°

    Mainly clear

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      0%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      65°
    • Wind
      Gust
      22 mph
    more
  • Wed

    Apr 1

    73°Lo 46°

    A couple of p.m. t-storms

    Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      62%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      70°
    • Wind
      Gust
      33 mph
  • Thu

    Apr 2

    62°Lo 30°

    Mostly sunny and windy

    Fair for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      4%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      59°
    • Wind
      Gust
      33 mph
    more
  • Fri

    Apr 3

    46°Lo 29°

    Colder with periods of sun

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      5%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      41°
    • Wind
      Gust
      21 mph
    more
  • Sat

    Apr 4

    52°Lo 33°

    Mostly cloudy and breezy

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      7%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      46°
    • Wind
      Gust
      25 mph
    more
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Hi 73° RealFeel® 70° Precipitation 62%

Day

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E

S

W

  • S 17 mph
  • Gusts: 33 mph

Breezy with clouds and sun; a couple of showers and a thunderstorm around late in the afternoon

  • Max UV Index: 4 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 60%
  • Precipitation: 0.26 in
  • Rain: 0.26 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 2 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 2 hrs
Lo 46° RealFeel® 41° Precipitation 25%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • WNW 9 mph
  • Gusts: 15 mph

Mainly clear

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 24%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - Apr 1

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  Today Normal Record 4/1/2014
High 73° 50° 82° (1882) 37°
Low 46° 31° (1975) 20°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:54 AM with 12:46 of sunlight, then sets at 7:40 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 5:13 PM with 12:47 of moolight, then sets at 6:00 AM

Mendota Heights Weather Report

Minneapolis: Temperatures to Return to Normal After Surge of Warmth

March 31, 2015; 4:08 PM ET

Temperatures will climb far above normal in the Minneapolis area during the middle of the week before falling back down close to normal for the weekend. more >

Is Your Outdoor Gear Waterproof?

Dec 5, 2012; 5:00 AM ET Now that it's cold enough to hit the slopes, you may want to look more closely at what materials your winter sports gear is made of. As it turns out, not all waterproofing is created equal.

Wed. Outdoor Entertaining

Wed. Wind Maps

Wed. UV Index