Showers and thunderstorms are set to begin the new week in the Minneapolis area.
The wet weather will move into the region on Monday and persist throughout the day.
Anyone with outdoor activities should closely monitor the weather conditions and seek shelter if thunder is heard.
Monday will be the coolest day of the week with daytime highs in the mid-60s, but the temperature will jump to near 80 for Tuesday.
Temperatures will continue in the 70s through the end of the week under a mix of clouds and sun.
The overnight lows through Thursday will be in the low to mid 50s.
A powerful system moving out of the Rockies will bring the threat of severe weather to portions of the Plains during the first part of this week.
Fall air will erase the record warmth that has been gripping the Northeast, while chilly air is set to charge into the Midwest by week's end.
A powerful autumn storm will take shape across the central U.S. during the middle of the week, with another one set to develop at the end of the week.
Unusually high water temperatures throughout the North Pacific Ocean have brought sightings of uncommon species to the area as well as concerns from researchers about how it could affect native species.
Cool, rainy weather will continue to dampen the Minneapolis area through the week before sunshine returns for the weekend.
An intense storm system swept through much of the Southwest over the weekend, sparking a Utah bridge to crumble amid overwhelming flooding that toppled a vehicle into a nearby river.