Warmth and sunny skies will hold in Minneapolis through late week before some showers roll into the city for Memorial Day weekend.
The week will end on a warm note with temperatures Friday reaching the upper 70s with sunshine.
Temperatures will increase heading into the holiday weekend with Saturday, Sunday and Monday all expected to come within a few degrees of the 80-degree mark.
While the holiday weekend will start out Saturday with sunny to partly cloudy skies, thunderstorms will roll into the region for Sunday.
Showers and thunderstorms will plague the Minneapolis area through the remainder of the holiday weekend.
Heading into next week, temperatures will dip back into the 70s by midweek.
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Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain will continue to push eastward across the upper Gulf Coast and re-fire farther west in Texas into Monday night.
Severe storms pummeled parts of eastern Texas Sunday into early Monday morning with softball-sized hail, damaging winds and tornadoes.
Temperatures are starting off on a cool note before milder air moves in for the middle of the week in much of the Northeast.
Bouts of heavy rain will once again visit the Southeast this week, bringing the threat of flooding and travel delays.
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