After temperatures in the single digits at midweek, more frigid air paired with a bit of snow will close out the week in Minneapolis.
Friday will allow the mercury to climb into the double-digits, but not by much. High temperatures will rest in the teens for the city.
As cold air remains in place, snow showers will arrive Friday and Saturday.
Flurries could fall on Sunday at times, but the biggest threat will be icy conditions.
Those driving late Sunday should exercise caution on the roadways and allow for more time than usual to get to their destinations.
Next week is forecast to bring some relief to the city as temperatures climb into the mid-20s at times.
Periods of rain will drench portions of the northeastern United States from midweek through Friday.
There is a significant chance the tropical system brewing near the Caribbean could take a turn toward the United States next week.
The final day of September will bring a rare lunar event that hasn’t occurred since March of 2014, a Black Moon.
Communities along the Cedar River in Iowa are bracing for some of the highest water levels in nearly a decade following excessive rainfall across the region last week.
Following some rain and gusty winds on Tuesday, a strong storm will target the United Kingdom on Thursday.
Typhoon Megi will threaten lives and property in eastern China into the middle of the week after slamming Taiwan.
East Coast (1985)
Hurricane Gloria passed over Cape Hatteras, NC about 2:00 a.m. EDT with a storm surge of 8-12 feet. The next point of landfall was Fire Island, NY (Long Island) around noon. The storm then raced northward through New England during the afternoon. At Diamond Shoal Light, just off Cape Hatteras, winds hit 98 mph with a peak gust of 120 mph. Bridgeport, CT had 75-mph gusts and Blue Hill Observatory had a gust of 82 mph.
Ramsey, MI (1991)
Langley AFB, VA (1993)
Wind gusts of 111 mph.