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.READ MORE: 2nd Man Charged In Minneapolis Gun Battle-Turned-Crash That Killed Autumn Merrick
Parts of the state could see in excess of an inch of rain on Monday, according to WCCO weather reporter Katie Steiner.READ MORE: 'We Will Not Tolerate Sexual Misconduct In Any Form': Minnesota Colleges Investigating Alleged Sex Competition
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.MORE NEWS: 'We Are Pleasantly Surprised': Minnesota's Corn, Soybean Yields Better Than Expected
Overnight into Tuesday could bring another chance for rain showers, as well.