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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest through Friday; Severe storms for Ohio Valley on Friday

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds - with blizzard conditions - to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest through Friday creating treacherous travel conditions. Also, strong winds and dry conditions are creating extreme wildfire threats in the southern Plains. Meanwhile, this system will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms to the Ohio Valley on Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Mankato, Mankato Regional Airport (KMKT)

Lat: 44.22°NLon: 93.92°WElev: 1020ft.

Light Snow

32°F

0°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed N 17 mph
Barometer 29.87 in (1012.9 mb)
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Wind Chill21°F (-6°C)
Last update 23 Feb 4:56 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Mankato MN

Blizzard Warning February 23, 09:00pm until February 25, 06:00am
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Blizzard Warning
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 36. North northeast wind around 15 mph.

    Chance Rain

    High: 36 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain likely before 8pm, then rain and snow between 8pm and 10pm, then snow after 10pm. The snow could be heavy at times.  Patchy blowing snow after midnight. Low around 25. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 25 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow, mainly before 5pm.  Patchy blowing snow. High near 27. Blustery, with a north wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 27 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow before midnight.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 14. North northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 14 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 29 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 32. West southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 32 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 17. South southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 17 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 33. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 50 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 36. North northeast wind around 15 mph.
Tonight
Rain likely before 8pm, then rain and snow between 8pm and 10pm, then snow after 10pm. The snow could be heavy at times. Patchy blowing snow after midnight. Low around 25. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Friday
Snow, mainly before 5pm. Patchy blowing snow. High near 27. Blustery, with a north wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow before midnight. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 14. North northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 32. West southwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 33. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 33. West northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.
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Point Forecast:
Mankato MN
 44.17°N 93.98°W (Elev. 1010 ft)
4:27 pm CST Feb 23, 2017
5pm CST Feb 23, 2017-6pm CST Mar 2, 2017
 
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