Fire Weather Threats for the Inter-Mountain West; Storm Potential Plains and Mid-Atlantic

Frontal systems moving into the northwestern states will bring gusty winds and critical fire weather threats through the weekend for portions of the Great Basin and North/Central Rockies. As these frontal systems reach the Plains, they will interact with deep moisture to produce strong to severe storms with damaging winds and heavy rain. A front in the Mid-Atlantic could also produce storms today. Read More >

Current conditions at

Mankato, Mankato Regional Airport (KMKT)

Lat: 44.22°NLon: 93.92°WElev: 1020ft.

Mostly Cloudy

74°F

23°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed SE 9 mph
Barometer 30.16 in (1021.5 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Aug 5:56 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Mankato MN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  High near 75. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 73. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly clear, with a low around 55. West wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. High near 75. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 73. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly clear, with a low around 55. West wind 5 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. West wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 71. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Mankato MN
 44.17°N 93.98°W (Elev. 1010 ft)
3:57 pm CDT Aug 23, 2019
6pm CDT Aug 23, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 30, 2019
 
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