The last weekend of summer before school starts has mostly sun in the forecast in the Woodbury area, according to the National Weather Service.
Here is a quick look at what the forecast has in store for the community during the 2013 Labor Day weekend, according to the National Weather Service.
Saturday, Aug. 31
The high is expected to reach 88 degrees under mostly sunny skies. There is a 60 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms during overnight hours. A low of around 68 Saturday night.
Sunday, Sept. 1
There is a 30 percent chance of storms before 7 a.m., but it should give way to mostly sunny skies, with a high forecast near 78 degrees. Wind gusts could be up to 25 miles per hour. Overnight low of around 56 degrees.
Monday, Sept. 2
Sunny with a high near 73 degrees, winds 5-15 miles per hour. An overnight low around 53 degrees.
For the first day of school on Tuesday, Sept. 3, it should be sunny with a high near 79.
Woodbury Public Safety on its Facebook page Friday reminded people that statewide drunk driving crackdown continues over the Labor Day weekend.
From the post:
As Minnesota traffic deaths continue to surge in 2013, extra DWI patrols will be on the roads throughout the state Aug. 16–Sept. 2. The Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign aims to prevent drunk driving crashes and resulting deaths. Minnesota drunk driving crashes have killed 585 people in the last five years. Read more — or visit rockthebelt.org to learn more about DWI consequences.
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