Florence Departs U.S. But Rivers Will Rise Further In Carolinas; Heavy Rain Continues In Midwest

Major-to-record river flooding will continue across the Carolinas for days to weeks to come as rainfall from Florence makes its way through area river systems. Meanwhile, a stationary front extending through the Midwest will be a focus for heavy rain with localized flash flooding across the Upper Midwest midweek; severe thunderstorms are also possible in this region. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Mankato, Mankato Regional Airport (KMKT)

Lat: 44.22°NLon: 93.92°WElev: 1020ft.

Light Rain

63°F

17°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed SE 3 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1014.1 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Sep 6:56 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NNW Eagle Lake MN

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  High near 78. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers then
    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers between 10pm and 11pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  Low around 52. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    then Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    High: 56 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 65. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 48. South wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 48 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 71. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. South southeast wind around 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 72. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2pm. Some of the storms could be severe. High near 78. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers between 10pm and 11pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Low around 52. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 65. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48. South wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 71. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. South southeast wind around 15 mph.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Southwest wind around 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 65. West wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NNW Eagle Lake MN
 44.21°N 93.92°W (Elev. 997 ft)
7:12 am CDT Sep 20, 2018
7am CDT Sep 20, 2018-6pm CDT Sep 26, 2018
 
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