Stormy weather will continue to plague Minneapolis through at least Monday but drier weather is expected by the middle of next week.
The city had its rainiest June day on June 19 with 4.13 inches. It broke a 137-year-old record that was established on June 29, 1877 with 2.44 inches of rain.
The flooding rains caused a landslide near West Bank campus of the University of Minnesota Medical Center.
Storms could persist into a cloudy Saturday. Temperatures should reach the upper 80s. Clouds and a possible storm should break into variably cloudy skies Saturday night.
Variable clouds and thunderstorms will persist across the region on Sunday with the strongest of the storms arriving Sunday night.
Another storm will arrive in the city on Monday.
The unsettled weather should calm down by Tuesday as the temperatures fall into the upper 70s.
As a large storm rolls out of the Plains and Midwest, a swath of snow, ice and travel disruptions will extend into the Northeast beginning during the latter part of the weekend.
February's record cold is expected to weaken across the East and Midwest heading into the month of March.
A new storm will form over the weekend across the Plains and will spread snow and ice eastward through the Midwest.
Drought and severe weather will be major issues facing parts of South America this fall.
Storms will continue to affect the West through this weekend and into next week with rounds of precipitation for some needy areas as well as trouble for travelers.
While much of central and eastern North America is still locked in a deep freeze, the warmth cascading across the Pacific Northwest in recent weeks has sparked the early flowering of sakura blossoms in the region.
New England (1717)
First of a series of storms of The Great Snow which finally left about 36" on ground, held Boston snowbound for 3 weeks. Great barometric depression moved across Arkansas, Tennessee, Missouri and Illinois. Lowest pressure 28.71" at Springfield, IL.
Harrisburg, IL (1999)
A thunderstorm wind gust to 80 mph causing a roof to be blown off a house and a car to be blown off the road.