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Severe weather and flooding rains possible on Memorial Day

Strong to severe storms will be possible Memorial Day from south Texas across the Plains into the Midwest. Isolated tornadoes, damaging winds and hail are all possible especially across eastern Texas. In addition, moderate to heavy rainfall is forecast from parts of Texas to the lower Miss. Valley increasing the flash and river flooding concerns, with an additional 1 to 2 inches of rain possible.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Mankato, Mankato Regional Airport (KMKT)

Lat: 44.22°NLon: 93.92°WElev: 1020ft.

Overcast

66°F

19°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed W 15 G 22 mph
Barometer 29.74 in
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 May 12:35 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Mankato MN

  • Memorial
    Day

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 69 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

Memorial Day
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4am, then a slight chance of showers after 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 57. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 72. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. West northwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the evening.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 73. South southwest wind around 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. North wind around 15 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. North northeast wind around 15 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. East wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. East southeast wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Mankato MN
 44.17°N 93.98°W (Elev. 1010 ft)
12:03 pm CDT May 25, 2015
1pm CDT May 25, 2015-6pm CDT May 31, 2015
 
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