Warm and Sunny Saturday, Cool Front Comes Sunday

August 18, 2018 08:01 AM

The weekend is expected to start off warm, however, temperatures are expected to drop slightly by Sunday, according to KSTP Chief Meteorologist Dave Dahl. 

Saturday, a high of 88 is expected in the Twin Cities, according to KSTP Meteorologist Nicole Mitchell. Plenty of sun is expected as well.

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An air quality alert is active for most of the state through noon Sunday due to smoke from Canadian wildfires.

RELATED: Air Quality Alert Remains in Effect, Smoke to Clear Sunday

A cold front is expected to move into the area Sunday, bringing scattered rain and storms with it. Because of the rain, Dahl said temperatures should drop to the mid-80s.

Track Potential Storms Using the KSTP Weather App

A cool week is expected next week, with temperatures only reaching the high 70s Monday and Tuesday.

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Ben Rodgers

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