Storms in the East; Monsoons and Fire Weather Out West

A slow moving frontal system will bring strong to severe storms, and, locally heavy rain from the Plains to the Northeast. Monsoon moisture shifts to the east into portions of the southern Plains and may produce excessive rains across portions of the High Plains and desert southwest. Fire Weather threats remain elevated to critical with isolated dry thunderstorms in the Intermountain West. Read More >

Current conditions at

Mankato, Mankato Regional Airport (KMKT)

Lat: 44.22°NLon: 93.92°WElev: 1020ft.

Fair

66°F

19°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.1 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 17 Aug 1:56 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Le Sueur MN

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy fog.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Calm wind.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Areas of fog before 9am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Areas Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64. South southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. North wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 74 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy fog. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Calm wind.
Friday
Areas of fog before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. South wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. North wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 75. North northwest wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 78. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Le Sueur MN
 44.47°N 93.92°W (Elev. 735 ft)
12:57 am CDT Aug 17, 2018
2am CDT Aug 17, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 23, 2018
 
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