MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – The stretch of cool weather this week is over. Temperatures are expected to climb into the 80s Friday, making the atmosphere unstable and bringing the possibility of severe storms.

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The National Weather Service says central Minnesota, including the Twin Cities metro, is under a marginal risk of severe weather Friday afternoon and evening. Risks include hail, damaging winds and isolated tornadoes.

Forecaster Katie Steiner says most of Friday will be dry in the Twin Cities. Storms aren’t expected to fire up in the metro until the evening hours, around sundown.

More storms and showers are expected Saturday. However, most of the rain, at this point, looks to stay to the west and south of the Twin Cities.

As for the Father’s Day forecast: It looks to be cool, with highs in upper 60s. There’s also a chance for rain early in the day.

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