Heavy Precipitation and Strong Winds in the West; Locally Severe Weather in the East and Central Plains

Several atmospheric river events will bring widespread moderate to heavy precipitation and strong winds to much of the Pacific Northwest and California through early next week. A few storms might produce locally strong to damaging wind gusts over a portion of eastern North Carolina and Central Plains later today. More thunderstorms are forecast in the middle Mississippi Valley region on Sunday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Mankato, Mankato Regional Airport (KMKT)

Lat: 44.22°NLon: 93.92°WElev: 1020ft.

Fair

8°C

46°F

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 1018.7 mb (30.05 in)
Dewpoint -1°C (31°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 22 Oct 5:56 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Le Center MN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Widespread frost, mainly after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around -3. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Frost

    Low: -3 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Widespread frost before 10am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 9. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Frost then
    Sunny

    High: 9 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. East wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 2 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 9. East wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.  New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Chance Rain

    High: 9 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of rain, mainly before 1am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 2. East northeast wind 15 to 25 km/h.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 2 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 11. Northeast wind around 15 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 11 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 2. East wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 2 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of rain after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 12. Southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 12 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Southeast wind 15 to 25 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 6 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Widespread frost, mainly after midnight. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around -3. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Saturday
Widespread frost before 10am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 9. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. East wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 9. East wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 2. East northeast wind 15 to 25 km/h.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 11. Northeast wind around 15 km/h.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 2. East wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of rain after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 12. Southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Rain likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Southeast wind 15 to 25 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12. South southeast wind around 15 km/h becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 11. Northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain. Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Northwest wind around 20 km/h.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 12. Northwest wind 15 to 25 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
Le Center MN
 44.4°N 93.74°W (Elev. 304 m)
6:10 pm CDT Oct 22, 2021
6pm CDT Oct 22, 2021-6pm CDT Oct 29, 2021
 
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