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Severe weather risk and flash flood potential continue on Sunday

Strong to severe thunderstorms are expected across much of the central and southern Plains on Sunday. The Storm Prediction Center has an area of Slight Risk highlighted in Texas for the area with the greatest risk of severe weather; tornadoes, hail and damaging winds are all possible. Flash flooding is also forecast from central Iowa into southern Texas where the heaviest rainfall is expected.
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Current conditions at

Mankato, Mankato Regional Airport (KMKT)

Lat: 44.22°NLon: 93.92°WElev: 1020ft.

Overcast

63°F

17°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed E 8 mph
Barometer 30.10 in
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 2:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Mankato MN

  • Overnight

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Sunday

    Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 74 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 57. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. High near 66. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Low around 59. East southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Memorial Day
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 71. Southeast wind around 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. North northeast wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. North northeast wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Mankato MN
 44.17°N 93.98°W (Elev. 1010 ft)
1:43 am CDT May 24, 2015
3am CDT May 24, 2015-6pm CDT May 30, 2015
 
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