Mississippi Valley Summer Heat Wave; Severe Thunderstorms and Flooding Possible to the North

A dangerous summer heat wave will continue much of the Plains, Mid/Lower Mississippi Valley, Southeast U.S. today and Thursday. Areas of severe thunderstorms may occur today and again on Thursday from parts of the northern/central Rockies and High Plains into the Ohio Valley and Carolinas. Excessive rainfall over similar areas may bring flash flooding today and Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Mankato, Mankato Regional Airport (KMKT)

Lat: 44.22°NLon: 93.92°WElev: 1020ft.

Fair

69°F

21°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed NE 12 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1015.9 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 Jul 7:56 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Mankato MN

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers between 4pm and 5pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. East wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 82. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly clear, with a low around 65. South southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 87 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers between 4pm and 5pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 82. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2am. Mostly clear, with a low around 65. South southeast wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Sunny, with a high near 85. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 84. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Mankato MN
 44.17°N 93.98°W (Elev. 1010 ft)
5:53 am CDT Jul 6, 2022
8am CDT Jul 6, 2022-6pm CDT Jul 12, 2022
 
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