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Heavy snow in the Rockies, Fire weather threat in the Southwest, and Heavy rainfall threat for the weekend in the Southern Plains into the Ohio Valley

Heavy snow is expected in the northern and central Rockies. There is a critical to elevated fire risk across the Southwest. A few severe storms are expected from the Southeast States into the Great Lakes and portions of the Central Plains on Thursday. Heavy rainfall is forecast through the weekend with a threat for significant flooding for the Southern Plains into the Mississippi Valley Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Mankato, Mankato Regional Airport (KMKT)

Lat: 44.22°NLon: 93.92°WElev: 1020ft.

Overcast

1°C

34°F

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed NW 30 G 41 km/h
Barometer 1006.8 mb (29.69 in)
Dewpoint -3°C (26°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-5°C (23°F)
Last update 27 Apr 5:56 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Mapleton MN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy frost after 1am.  Otherwise, cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around -1. West northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h after midnight.

    Decreasing
    Clouds then
    Patchy Frost

    Low: -1 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Areas of frost before 8am.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a high near 10. North northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Areas Frost
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 10 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. North wind around 15 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 1 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 11. Northeast wind 15 to 25 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 11 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain likely before 3am, then rain likely, possibly mixed with snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 2. Northeast wind 20 to 25 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 2 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain, possibly mixed with snow, becoming all rain after 3pm.  High near 4. Breezy, with a northeast wind 25 to 30 km/h increasing to 35 to 40 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 4 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain before 9pm, then rain and snow between 9pm and 4am, then snow likely after 4am.  Low around 1. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 25 to 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    Low: 1 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of snow before 10am, then a chance of rain and snow between 10am and 5pm, then a chance of rain after 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 4. North wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 4 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of rain before 8pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. West northwest wind 15 to 25 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 2 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy frost after 1am. Otherwise, cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around -1. West northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h after midnight.
Friday
Areas of frost before 8am. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a high near 10. North northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. North wind around 15 km/h.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 11. Northeast wind 15 to 25 km/h.
Saturday Night
Rain likely before 3am, then rain likely, possibly mixed with snow. Cloudy, with a low around 2. Northeast wind 20 to 25 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday
Rain, possibly mixed with snow, becoming all rain after 3pm. High near 4. Breezy, with a northeast wind 25 to 30 km/h increasing to 35 to 40 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday Night
Rain before 9pm, then rain and snow between 9pm and 4am, then snow likely after 4am. Low around 1. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 25 to 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
A chance of snow before 10am, then a chance of rain and snow between 10am and 5pm, then a chance of rain after 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 4. North wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A slight chance of rain before 8pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. West northwest wind 15 to 25 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of rain after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 13. West northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. North wind 10 to 20 km/h.
Wednesday
A slight chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 13. North wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain. Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. West northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 16. West wind 10 to 20 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
Mapleton MN
 43.93°N 93.95°W (Elev. 310 m)
4:40 pm CDT Apr 27, 2017
6pm CDT Apr 27, 2017-6pm CDT May 4, 2017
 
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