Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Current conditions at

Mankato, Mankato Regional Airport (KMKT)

Lat: 44.22°NLon: 93.92°WElev: 1020ft.

Fair

43°F

6°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed NW 3 mph
Barometer 30.12 in
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 2 May 3:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Mankato MN

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 41. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 65. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 44. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Breezy, with a west wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and 9pm.  Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 44. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 64. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 43. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 72. South wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 52. South southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 41. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 65. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph after midnight.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Breezy, with a west wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and 9pm. Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 44. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 64. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 72. South wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 78. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. South southwest wind around 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. East southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Mankato MN
 44.17°N 93.98°W (Elev. 1010 ft)
3:09 am CDT May 2, 2016
3am CDT May 2, 2016-6pm CDT May 8, 2016
 
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