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Strong Pacific Storm System Bringing Heavy Rain, Mountain Snow and Strong Wind to California

Another Pacific storm system will bring a continued threat for heavy rain, very heavy mountain snow, and strong winds to California through Tuesday. The threat of flooding, landslides, and avalanches will create dangerous travel conditions in many parts of the state. In addition, downed trees and power lines could lead to scattered power outages. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Mankato, Mankato Regional Airport (KMKT)

Lat: 44.22°NLon: 93.92°WElev: 1020ft.

Fog/Mist

53°F

12°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 29.69 in (1005.7 mb)
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Wind Chill50°F (10°C)
Last update 20 Feb 5:56 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Mankato MN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers before 7pm.  Areas of fog after 2am.  Otherwise, cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 36. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Areas Fog

    Low: 36 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Areas of fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 60. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Areas Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 40. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of rain after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. North northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 42 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain before 8pm, then rain and snow between 8pm and 10pm, then snow after 10pm.  Low around 29. Blustery, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Blustery.
    Rain/Snow
    then Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow.  High near 33. Breezy, with a northeast wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 33 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow likely, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Blustery.
    Snow Likely
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 19 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers before 7pm. Areas of fog after 2am. Otherwise, cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 36. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the evening.
Tuesday
Areas of fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 60. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of rain after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. North northeast wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Rain before 8pm, then rain and snow between 8pm and 10pm, then snow after 10pm. Low around 29. Blustery, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Friday
Snow. High near 33. Breezy, with a northeast wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Friday Night
Snow likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 31. South wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the evening.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 33. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Mankato MN
 44.17°N 93.98°W (Elev. 1010 ft)
4:27 pm CST Feb 20, 2017
6pm CST Feb 20, 2017-6pm CST Feb 27, 2017
 
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