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Heavy snow expected over the Inter-mountain West; Lake Effect Snow will finally diminish on Saturday

A series of storm systems will continue bring heavy snowfall to much of the Inter-mountain West through the weekend. Snow will also spread onto the northern Plains, with travel difficulties possible. Heavy lake-effect snow will finally begin to diminish on Saturday in the Great Lakes where significant travel hazards have been observed. Read More >

Current conditions at

Mankato, Mankato Regional Airport (KMKT)

Lat: 44.22°NLon: 93.92°WElev: 1020ft.

Light Snow

-13°C

9°F

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed NW 17 km/h
Barometer 1036.1 mb (30.51 in)
Dewpoint -14°C (6°F)
Visibility 11 km
Wind Chill-21°C (-5°F)
Last update 9 Dec 9:56 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Mapleton MN

Winter Weather Advisory December 10, 09:00am until December 11, 03:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of flurries before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -14. North northwest wind around 10 km/h.

    Chance
    Flurries

    Low: -14 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow, mainly after noon.  High near -7. North wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east southeast 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 centimeters possible.

    Chance Snow
    then Snow

    High: -7 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow.  Low around -8. East southeast wind around 20 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 9 to 13 centimeters possible.

    Snow

    Low: -8 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow, mainly before noon.  High near -3. East southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 centimeters possible.

    Snow then
    Chance Snow

    High: -3 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -13. West northwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -13 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near -8. West southwest wind around 10 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: -8 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -18. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -18 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near -14. West northwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: -14 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -20. West wind around 15 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -20 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of flurries before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -14. North northwest wind around 10 km/h.
Saturday
Snow, mainly after noon. High near -7. North wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east southeast 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 centimeters possible.
Saturday Night
Snow. Low around -8. East southeast wind around 20 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 9 to 13 centimeters possible.
Sunday
Snow, mainly before noon. High near -3. East southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 centimeters possible.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -13. West northwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near -8. West southwest wind around 10 km/h.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -18. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h after midnight.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near -14. West northwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -20. West wind around 15 km/h.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -14. West northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -22. West northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h.
Thursday
Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near -15. West wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -19. West southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming east southeast after midnight.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -13. East wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming west in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Mapleton MN
 43.93°N 93.95°W (Elev. 310 m)
9:56 pm CST Dec 9, 2016
10pm CST Dec 9, 2016-6pm CST Dec 16, 2016
 
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