Even though spring officially begins Thursday, winter weather will linger in Minneapolis afterwards.
A slight warmup will occur in Minneapolis for the first day of spring. Temperatures will spike into the 40s accompanied by partly sunny skies, providing some minor relief from the cold.
The warmth will stick around on Friday with a chance of a light rain and snow mix and temperatures around 40.
Temperatures will remain below freezing for the first weekend of the spring season with overnight temperatures in the single digits Sunday.
Heading into next week, no warmth is on the way, as more snow is in the forecast for the city Monday and Tuesday.
Rounds of drenching thunderstorms could bring drought relief to parts of the southern United States into July.
Following a rain-free weekend for many in the Northeast, residents may be wondering if this is a sign of things to come for July.
The uptick in spotty, drenching thunderstorms, associated with the southwestern United States monsoon, will continue in the coming days and weeks.
A persistent storm track will keep summer warmth out of the United Kingdom through much of July.
The most intense heat wave in more than a decade for some parts of Germany has been replaced with cooler air and no return of heat is in sight.
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Berks Co., PA (1979)
The second severe thunderstorm in less than a week. Hail was widespread; some stones were as large as hen's eggs, up to 4" accumulation ruined crops in the Shartlesville/Strausstown area; the storm also produced flash flooding, high winds and touched off numerous fires by its lightning.
Record Highs: Location: New Record(F): Old Record(F)/Year: Providence, RI 96 95/1943 New York, NY 96 tied 96/1969 Boston, MA 97 tied 97/1901 Portland, ME 98 97/1941,1988
Pickeral Lake, MN (1991)
Hail 3" in diameter.