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Current conditions at

Mankato, Mankato Regional Airport (KMKT)

Lat: 44.22°NLon: 93.92°WElev: 1020ft.

Fog/Mist

-4°C

25°F

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed E 6 km/h
Barometer 1019.6 mb (30.06 in)
Dewpoint -6°C (21°F)
Visibility 8 km
Last update 17 Dec 10:56 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Mapleton MN

  • Today

    Today: Patchy fog before 1pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near -1. Calm wind.

    Patchy Fog

    High: -1 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around -5. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest 10 to 15 km/h in the evening.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: -5 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 6. South wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 6 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3. Southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -3 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 3. West northwest wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 3 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around -7. Northwest wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming northwest 5 to 10 km/h after midnight.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: -7 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 2. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 2 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. Southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming northeast after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    Low: -4 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow.  High near -2. North wind 15 to 25 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow

    High: -2 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy fog before 1pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near -1. Calm wind.
Tonight
Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around -5. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest 10 to 15 km/h in the evening.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 6. South wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3. Southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 3. West northwest wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around -7. Northwest wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming northwest 5 to 10 km/h after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 2. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. Southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming northeast after midnight.
Thursday
Snow. High near -2. North wind 15 to 25 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -11. North wind 20 to 25 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near -6. West northwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -13. West northwest wind around 15 km/h.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near -8. West northwest wind around 15 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
Mapleton MN
 43.93°N 93.95°W (Elev. 310 m)
10:44 am CST Dec 17, 2017
11am CST Dec 17, 2017-6pm CST Dec 23, 2017
 
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