Area Weather: Weather conditions to be good for sky watchers
For those of you who are sky watchers there are a couple of interesting things to check out this week. On Wednesday, the tiny black shadows of both Ganymede and Europa are on Jupiter's face tonight from 9:20 p.m. to 12:12 a.m. In addition, Jupiter appears to have only one moon (Callisto) from 8:58 p.m. to 11:35 p.m.
Dry slot--An area of dry, and usually cloud-free air that wraps into the southern and eastern sections of a synoptic scale or mesoscale low pressure system.
THIS DAY IN
In 1915 severe cold and a killing frost moved across Minnesota with 23 degrees reported at Roseau. Temperatures throughout Great Minnesota were unseasonably cold as well!
Moorhead...Low 55...High 81
Duluth...Low 50...High 70
Morris ...Low 54...High 80
Twin Cities...Low 60...High 81
Rochester...Low 54...High 77
Mostly sunny. Winds: ESE 10-15 mph. Precip: None
Today's sunrise: 6:35 am Today's sunset: 8:10 p.m.
Normal High: 76 Normal Low: 56
High pressure will keep our weather quiet for today.
Thursday-Partly cloudy and breezy with a chance of showers. High 79 Low 57 Winds: S at 15-25 mph, Precip: Trace-.05"
Friday-Partly cloudy, slight chance of showers. High 79 Low 58 Winds: S at 15-25 mph, Precip: Trace-.05"
Saturday-Partly sunny with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. High 76 Low 57, Winds: NW 10-15 Prec. Trace-.10"
Sunday-Mix of clouds and sun with a chance of showers. High 74 Low 55, Winds: NE 10-15 mph. Prec. Trace-.10"
Monday: Mix of clouds and some sun, chance of showers/t-storms. High 75 Low 55, Winds: W 5-15 mph Prec. Trace-.10"