The active and wet weather continues for parts of the area Friday night with more showers and thunderstorms spreading across the Dakotas and Minnesota. Saturday will feature showers and thunderstorms here and there as well. High pressure moves in Sunday bringing drier air to the region.

Friday is shaping up to be a cool one for northern Minnesota and North Dakota. Highs may likely stay in the 60s for some in these areas. Watch for showers and thunderstorms Friday evening and overnight.

Regional weather outlook for Friday
Regional weather outlook for Friday

Showers and thunderstorms move across Minnesota and into Wisconsin Friday evening. Another round of showers and thunderstorms looks to pop up in the western Dakotas Friday evening.

Areas of showers and thunderstorms possible Friday
Areas of showers and thunderstorms possible Friday

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I'd recommend checking the radar as you are waking up Saturday morning. Areas of rain and thunderstorms look likely for parts of the Dakotas and Minnesota.

Regional weather outlook for Saturday morning
Regional weather outlook for Saturday morning

Scattered areas of showers and thunderstorms can't be ruled out for Saturday. I don't see this as a wash out for this first day of the weekend. Continue to monitor the radar for any outdoor activities. I know I will be checking for any lightning before taking the boat out.

Scattered thunderstorms in the region for Saturday
Scattered thunderstorms in the region for Saturday

Temperatures won't be as cool as some experienced the end of the work week. Highs will mainly make it into the 70s with some 80s Saturday afternoon.

Regional weather outlook for Saturday
Regional weather outlook for Saturday

High pressure will build into the region Sunday. This will make for a pleasant and dry finish to the weekend. I'm expecting more sunshine than clouds.

Highs pressure slides into the region to finish out the weekend.
Highs pressure slides into the region to finish out the weekend.

Highs will mainly make it into the 70s Sunday afternoon.

Regional weather outlook for Sunday
Regional weather outlook for Sunday