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Severe Thunderstorms Possible for the Central Gulf Coast; More Storms Move into the West

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible over the next several days along the central Gulf Coast and portions of the southeast. Storms may contain damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes. Meanwhile, more storms will bring heavy rain, with heavy snow in the mountains to California and the southern Rockies through the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Mankato, Mankato Regional Airport (KMKT)

Lat: 44.22°NLon: 93.92°WElev: 1020ft.

Fog/Mist

2°C

36°F

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed SE 13 km/h
Barometer 1000.7 mb (29.52 in)
Dewpoint 2°C (35°F)
Visibility 6 km
Wind Chill-1°C (30°F)
Last update 20 Jan 1:56 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Mapleton MN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Areas of fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 2. Southeast wind around 10 km/h.

    Areas Fog

    High: 2 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of drizzle before midnight, then rain likely, mainly after 2am.  Areas of fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 2. Southeast wind around 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Chance
    Drizzle and
    Areas Fog
    then Rain
    Likely and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 2 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain likely before noon, then a chance of drizzle, mainly between noon and 5pm.  Widespread fog, mainly after 5pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 3. East wind around 10 km/h becoming west southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Fog

    High: 3 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of rain, snow, and sleet before 1am, then a slight chance of rain and snow between 1am and 4am, then a slight chance of snow after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around -1. South southwest wind around 10 km/h becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Wintry Mix

    Low: -1 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of snow, mixing with rain after 10am, then gradually ending.  Cloudy, with a high near 3. West northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Cloudy

    High: 3 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Cloudy, with a low around -1. West northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Cloudy

    Low: -1 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 3. West northwest wind around 10 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 3 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -2 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of rain and snow before noon, then a chance of rain between noon and 4pm, then a chance of rain and snow after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 3. East wind 10 to 20 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 3 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Areas of fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 2. Southeast wind around 10 km/h.
Tonight
A chance of drizzle before midnight, then rain likely, mainly after 2am. Areas of fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 2. Southeast wind around 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Saturday
Rain likely before noon, then a chance of drizzle, mainly between noon and 5pm. Widespread fog, mainly after 5pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 3. East wind around 10 km/h becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of rain, snow, and sleet before 1am, then a slight chance of rain and snow between 1am and 4am, then a slight chance of snow after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around -1. South southwest wind around 10 km/h becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A slight chance of snow, mixing with rain after 10am, then gradually ending. Cloudy, with a high near 3. West northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Cloudy, with a low around -1. West northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 3. West northwest wind around 10 km/h.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east southeast after midnight.
Tuesday
A slight chance of rain and snow before noon, then a chance of rain between noon and 4pm, then a chance of rain and snow after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 3. East wind 10 to 20 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
Snow likely, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around -1. Northeast wind 15 to 25 km/h becoming north northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a high near 1. Northwest wind around 25 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around -4. West northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near -1. Northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
Mapleton MN
 43.93°N 93.95°W (Elev. 310 m)
1:42 pm CST Jan 20, 2017
2pm CST Jan 20, 2017-6pm CST Jan 26, 2017
 
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