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Severe weather and flash flooding possible Saturday

Severe weather is possible across portions of the Great Plains and Deep South Saturday. Primary threats are large hail and damaging winds, although a small tornado risk is also possible mainly in the Plains. Also across the South, heavy rainfall could lead to localized flash flooding.
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Current conditions at

Mankato, Mankato Regional Airport (KMKT)

Lat: 44.22°NLon: 93.92°WElev: 1020ft.

Fair

73°F

23°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.96 in
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 4 Jul 10:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Mankato MN

  • Independence
    Day

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Sunday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 100%

    Heavy
    Rain

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

    Heavy
    Rain

    High: 75 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

Independence Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 63. South wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 68. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 75. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 73. North northwest wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. North wind around 5 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Mankato MN
 44.17°N 93.98°W (Elev. 1010 ft)
9:03 am CDT Jul 4, 2015
11am CDT Jul 4, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 10, 2015
 
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