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Storms Continue to Pound the Western U.S.

Storms will continue to bring heavy rain, flooding and strong winds to California and many states across the west. Heavy rain will result in flooding for some areas, and heavy snow will be possible at high elevation locations. By mid-week, these storms may bring heavy snow to the northern Rockies and Intermountain west. Heavy rain and flooding will also impact the central Gulf Coast this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Mankato, Mankato Regional Airport (KMKT)

Lat: 44.22°NLon: 93.92°WElev: 1020ft.

12°C

53°F

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed S 13 km/h
Barometer 1007.2 mb (29.72 in)
Dewpoint 7°C (45°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill10°C (50°F)
Last update 21 Feb 6:56 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Mapleton MN

Winter Storm Watch February 23, 06:00pm until February 24, 06:00pm
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 4. South southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 4 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 16. South wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming west northwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 16 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 1. Northwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 1 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain after noon.  High near 5. Northeast 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.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Cloudy then
    Rain

    High: 5 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain before 9pm, then rain and snow between 9pm and 11pm, then snow after 11pm. The snow could be heavy at times.  Patchy blowing snow after 2am. Low around -2. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 25 to 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 60 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 8 to 12 centimeters possible.

    Rain/Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: -2 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Patchy blowing snow. High near 0. Breezy, with a north northeast wind around 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 11 to 17 centimeters possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 0 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow, mainly before midnight.  Areas of blowing snow. Low around -8. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 30 to 40 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    Low: -8 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near -3. West northwest wind 25 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: -3 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -10. West southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -10 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 4. South southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 16. South wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming west northwest in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 1. Northwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Thursday
Rain after noon. High near 5. Northeast 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. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Thursday Night
Rain before 9pm, then rain and snow between 9pm and 11pm, then snow after 11pm. The snow could be heavy at times. Patchy blowing snow after 2am. Low around -2. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 25 to 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 60 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 8 to 12 centimeters possible.
Friday
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Patchy blowing snow. High near 0. Breezy, with a north northeast wind around 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 11 to 17 centimeters possible.
Friday Night
Snow, mainly before midnight. Areas of blowing snow. Low around -8. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 30 to 40 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -3. West northwest wind 25 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -10. West southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near -2. West southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -11. West southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming southeast after midnight.
Monday
A slight chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 1. South southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3. South wind 15 to 25 km/h.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 3. South southwest wind around 15 km/h becoming north in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Mapleton MN
 43.93°N 93.95°W (Elev. 310 m)
7:26 pm CST Feb 21, 2017
7pm CST Feb 21, 2017-6pm CST Feb 28, 2017
 
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