MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — It was bound to happen sooner or later, but Monday’s looking like a rainy washout at the Minnesota State Fair.

What’s more, the southeastern corner of the state is under a marginal severe weather threat, according to the National Weather Service.

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Parts of the state could see in excess of an inch of rain on Monday, according to WCCO weather reporter Katie Steiner.

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The rain should affect the Twin Cities portion of Minnesota late morning and early afternoon. Temperatures should hold at a high of about 70 degrees.

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Overnight into Tuesday could bring another chance for rain showers, as well.