Minnesota weather: Sunshine and high of 77 degrees on Friday

The sunshine returns Friday, with a high of 77 degrees in the Twin Cities. The high Saturday is in the 80s for much of Minnesota, while it'll be cooler in north-central and northeastern Minnesota. It'll be hot and steamy on Sunday, with highs in the mid-80s and plenty of humidity, which could lead to some isolated storms. Memorial Day will see highs approaching 90 degrees.

Minnesota weather: Highs in the 60s; cool, wet Wednesday

Fresh clouds build Monday with highs in the mid-60s. Monday night will be cloudy and cool, with a low of 48 degrees in the Twin Cities. Tuesday will be pleasant enough with a high of 67 and patchy clouds. Wednesday's high is in the 50s with rain in the forecast.

Weather forecast: Milder temps, increasing clouds on Monday

High temps will top out in the mid-60s in the Twin Cities, with increasing clouds throughout the day. Overnight lows on Monday will be cooler than average in the upper 40s. Tuesday will see highs in the upper 60s, and Wednesday will be cool and wet. The holiday weekend brings a warming trend.

Minnesota weather: Strong to severe storms possible Thursday

Scattered storms are expected in central and southeastern Minnesota Thursday afternoon, with southeast Minnesota and western Wisconsin having the best chance of seeing strong storms. The main threats with strong storms that do develop are large hail and gusty winds.