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Deep Cold Trough Meets Gulf Moisture with Significant Impacts Across the Western and Central U.S.

A deep trough and associated cold front is bringing much below normal temperatures in the west, with low elevation snows. Strong winds and widespread snow, will impact the Great Basin, western mountains, and the Plains. The slowing front, will bring prolonged waves of heavy rain across the Mississippi Valley to the Great Lakes. Significant icing forecast north of the heavy rain. Big warm up east. Read More >

Current conditions at

Mankato, Mankato Regional Airport (KMKT)

Lat: 44.22°NLon: 93.92°WElev: 1020ft.

Unknown Precip Fog/Mist

21°F

-6°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 29.86 in (1012.9 mb)
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Last update 19 Feb 6:56 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Mankato MN

Winter Weather Advisory until February 20, 12:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until February 20, 12:00pm

    NOW until
    12:00pm Tue

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow and freezing rain before 3am, then snow between 3am and 4am, then snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain after 4am. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around 17. North northeast wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.  Total nighttime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Wintry Mix

    Low: 17 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow and freezing drizzle likely before 8am, then a chance of snow between 8am and noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Wintry Mix
    Likely then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 20 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -5. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -5 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 19. Wind chill values as low as -10. West wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 19 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 2. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 2 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of snow after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 26. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 26 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow likely, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 17 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 29. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 29 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Snow and freezing rain before 3am, then snow between 3am and 4am, then snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain after 4am. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 17. North northeast wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible. Total nighttime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Tuesday
Snow and freezing drizzle likely before 8am, then a chance of snow between 8am and noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -5. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 19. Wind chill values as low as -10. West wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 2. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of snow after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 26. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday Night
Snow likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 29. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. West southwest wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of snow after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Mankato MN
 44.17°N 93.98°W (Elev. 1010 ft)
5:03 pm CST Feb 19, 2018
7pm CST Feb 19, 2018-6pm CST Feb 26, 2018
 
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