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Stormy Weather in the Northwest; Fire Weather Threat Redeveloping in Southern California this Weekend

An active fall storm pattern in the Pacific Northwest is bringing heavy rain and high elevation snow to the region which will persist through this weekend. Strong winds associated with this system will bring a renewed period of critical fire weather to southern California later this weekend into next week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Mankato, Mankato Regional Airport (KMKT)

Lat: 44.22°NLon: 93.92°WElev: 1020ft.

A Few Clouds

20°C

68°F

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed S 22 G 39 km/h
Barometer 1006.5 mb (29.72 in)
Dewpoint 9°C (49°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 20 Oct 7:56 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Mapleton MN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers between 4am and 5am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 17. South wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 17 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 21. Breezy, with a south wind 25 to 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 21 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am.  Low around 6. West wind 15 to 20 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    T-storms then
    Showers

    Low: 6 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 17. West wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 17 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 7. South southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 7 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 17. Southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming west northwest 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 17 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Northwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 4 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 10. North northwest wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 10 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 1. Northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 1 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of showers between 4am and 5am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 17. South wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 21. Breezy, with a south wind 25 to 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Saturday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am. Low around 6. West wind 15 to 20 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 17. West wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 7. South southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 17. Southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming west northwest 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Northwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 10. North northwest wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 1. Northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h after midnight.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 14. West southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 5. South southwest wind around 15 km/h.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 12. South southeast wind 15 to 25 km/h becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1. Northwest wind 15 to 25 km/h.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 7. West northwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
Mapleton MN
 43.93°N 93.95°W (Elev. 310 m)
6:29 pm CDT Oct 20, 2017
8pm CDT Oct 20, 2017-6pm CDT Oct 27, 2017
 
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