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Complete 2014 Long-Range Weather Forecast for the Upper Midwest Region, November 2013 to October 2014 includes week-by-week details.
Free 2-Month Weather Forecast
JULY 2014: temperature 70° (2° above avg.); precipitation 3.5" (avg.); Jul 1-6: T-storms, then sunny, hot; Jul 7-11: Heavy t-storms, then sunny, cooler; Jul 12-20: Scattered t-storms, cool; Jul 21-26: Sunny; cool east, warm west; Jul 27-31: A couple of t-storms, warm.
AUGUST 2014: temperature 71° (5° above avg.); precipitation 2.5" (1" below avg.); Aug 1-9: Sunny, turning hot; Aug 10-12: T-storms; Aug 13-20: Sunny, turning hot; Aug 21-28: T-storms, then sunny, warm; Aug 29-31: T-storms, turning cool.
Annual Weather Summary: November 2013 to October 2014
Winter temperatures will be above normal in the east and below normal in the western parts of the region, with above-normal precipitation and snowfall. The coldest periods will be in mid- and late December, in early January, and from late February into early March. The snowiest periods will occur in mid- and late December, early January, and early February.
April and May will be warmer than normal, with near-normal precipitation.
Summer will be hotter and drier than normal, with drought a possibility. The hottest periods will occur in early July and early and mid-August.
September and October will be slightly warmer and drier than normal, on average, despite snow in mid- to late October.