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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Mankato, Mankato Regional Airport (KMKT)

Lat: 44.22°NLon: 93.92°WElev: 1020ft.

Fair

25°C

77°F

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed E 9 km/h
Barometer 1016.5 mb (30.03 in)
Dewpoint 22°C (71°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index26°C (79°F)
Last update 20 Jul 10:56 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Mapleton MN

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. Northeast wind around 10 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 30 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. East northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southeast after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 28 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. East southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming west southwest after midnight.  New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 20 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 29 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 18. West northwest wind around 10 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 18 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 25 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 14. North wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 14 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 25. East northeast wind around 10 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 25 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. Northeast wind around 10 km/h.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. East northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southeast after midnight.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. East southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming west southwest after midnight. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 18. West northwest wind around 10 km/h.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 14. North wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 25. East northeast wind around 10 km/h.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 16. Southeast wind around 10 km/h.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. South southeast wind around 15 km/h.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. South southeast wind around 15 km/h.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 27. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
Mapleton MN
 43.93°N 93.95°W (Elev. 310 m)
9:28 am CDT Jul 20, 2017
11am CDT Jul 20, 2017-6pm CDT Jul 26, 2017
 
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