Minneapolis/St. Paul forecast from the KARE 11 weather team.

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MINNEAPOLIS -- Temperatures have been struggling to get into the upper 50s but with light winds and blue skies it is still a gorgeous day. Today 56 degrees is the average temperature so right where we should be on October. Sunset is at 6:18pm.

Overnight we'll see cool low temperatures again around 40. Clouds will increase during the day Wednesday with highs in the low 60s ahead of showers that will push into western Minnesota in the afternoon and in the metro by evening and into the overnight. We could see a few lingering showers on Thursday morning. Skies will clear Thursday with the warming trend continuing. Highs will be near 70 Friday and Sunday and mid 60s on Saturday. A great October weekend ahead.

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