Weather Now Forecast

By Weather Team

March 3, 2012 Updated Sep 3, 2015 at 4:21 PM CDT

Storms West Friday


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Detailed Forecast

Thursday, September 3

We’ll have some more fog tonight, mainly patchy in nature. Lows will be in the upper 50s in Duluth and low 50s around the Range. Expect an east wind at 5-10mph. Superior is near 52 and Ashland is as well with patchy fog expected.

Another warm and muggy day for your Friday. Morning patchy fog can be expected and temperatures topping off in the low 80s in Ashland with mostly sunny skies by the afternoon hours. Hayward is near 82. We have an east wind continuing as a low pressure system approaches from the west. Closer to the lake it will be a good bit cooler again, but away from the lake expect temperatures to be in the 80s. The Iron Range will have low 80s with mostly sunny skies by the afternoon hours as well, whereas Duluth will see mid 70s on the hill and mid 60s by the lake.

The low pressure system gets even closer giving us an increased chance of showers and storms on Saturday. Chances have gone up to 40% with highs near 80. The showers and storms will be scattered with the best shots in the morning and then again in the late evening. Sunday the low brings a heavier swath of rain into the evening hours with highs reaching 79. Chance of rain on Sunday has also gone up to 60%. It will be windy on Sunday with winds out of the SW at 15-25mph with gusts near 30-40mph.

Labor Day the cold front associated with the low pressure system is moving through and our temperatures fall a little. We have a 20% chance of showers and storms and we see lows near 60 and highs near 75 with partly cloudy skies. Tuesday we’re down to 70 for a high and we have partly cloudy skies.

Have a great day!

Adam Clark

Chief Meteorologist