Winter Storm Impacting the Central and Eastern U.S.; Another Winter Storm Moves into the West

A strengthening winter storm with trailing cold front will continue to progress across the central U.S. today then the eastern U.S. on Wednesday. Areas of heavy snow, severe thunderstorms, record high temperatures, high winds, and critical fire weather are expected due to the storm. Another storm system is likely to spread heavy rain and snow with strong winds across the West later this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Mankato, Mankato Regional Airport (KMKT)

Lat: 44.22°NLon: 93.92°WElev: 1020ft.

Overcast and Windy

24°F

-4°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed NW 28 G 41 mph
Barometer 29.52 in (1000.8 mb)
Dewpoint 18°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill7°F (-14°C)
Last update 27 Feb 2:56 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Mankato MN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of flurries before 4pm, then snow, mainly after 4pm.  Patchy blowing snow after 4pm. Steady temperature around 25. Blustery, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 25 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow before 10pm, then a chance of flurries between 10pm and 11pm.  Patchy blowing snow before 9pm. Low around 4. Wind chill values as low as -14. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy and
    Blustery

    Low: 4 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 21. Wind chill values as low as -15. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 21 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 13. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 13 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 52. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 52 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 36. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Clear then
    Clear and
    Breezy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 60. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 60 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 64. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of flurries before 4pm, then snow, mainly after 4pm. Patchy blowing snow after 4pm. Steady temperature around 25. Blustery, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tonight
Snow before 10pm, then a chance of flurries between 10pm and 11pm. Patchy blowing snow before 9pm. Low around 4. Wind chill values as low as -14. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 21. Wind chill values as low as -15. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the evening.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 52. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 36. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 60. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 64. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Windy, with a south wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Mankato MN
 44.17°N 93.98°W (Elev. 1010 ft)
2:48 pm CST Feb 27, 2024
3pm CST Feb 27, 2024-6pm CST Mar 4, 2024
 
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