Severe thunderstorms possible today in the southern mid-Atlantic; also in the northern Plains tonight

Scattered strong-to-severe thunderstorms capable of large hail and damaging winds are expected across parts of the mid-Atlantic and Carolinas today, with more isolated activity extending westward across the Ozarks. Scattered-to-isolated severe storms are also expected across the northern Plains this evening and overnight with large hail and locally damaging winds.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Mankato, Mankato Regional Airport (KMKT)

Lat: 44.22°NLon: 93.92°WElev: 1020ft.

Fair

79°F

26°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed SE 13 mph
Barometer 29.99 in
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 24 Jun 3:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Mankato MN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South southeast wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 4pm and 5pm. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Heat index values as high as 96. South wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 88 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 62. West wind 5 to 15 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 84. 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
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. West wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 76. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 75. North northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South southeast wind around 15 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 4pm and 5pm. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Heat index values as high as 96. South wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 62. West wind 5 to 15 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 84. 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.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. West wind 5 to 15 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 76. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 75. North northeast wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Mankato MN
 44.17°N 93.98°W (Elev. 1010 ft)
2:55 pm CDT Jun 24, 2016
3pm CDT Jun 24, 2016-6pm CDT Jun 30, 2016
 
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