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A Few Severe Thunderstorms Possible

A few severe thunderstorms are expected into Wednesday morning across portions of the Texas South Plains, northwest Texas, and southwest Oklahoma. Storms could contain heavy rain, hail, damaging winds and possibly a tornado.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Mankato, Mankato Regional Airport (KMKT)

Lat: 44.22°NLon: 93.92°WElev: 1020ft.

Overcast

13°C

55°F

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed SE 20 G 31 km/h
Barometer 30.10 in
Dewpoint 11°C (52°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill11°C (51°F)
Last update 5 May 8:15 pm CDT

Extended Forecast

  • Tonight

    Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 14 °C

  • Wednesday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 24 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 16 °C

  • Thursday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 25 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 12 °C

  • Friday

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 19 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 8 °C

  • Saturday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 19 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 10 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 14. Southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 20 to 25 km/h increasing to 30 to 35 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Breezy, with a south wind around 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 25. Breezy, with a south wind around 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Southwest wind 20 to 25 km/h becoming west 15 to 20 km/h after midnight.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19. Northwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. North wind 10 to 20 km/h.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 19. Northeast wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. East northeast wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18. East wind 20 to 25 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. East wind 15 to 25 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 15. East wind 20 to 25 km/h becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. North northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h after midnight.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 16. North northwest wind 15 to 25 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
Mapleton MN
 43.93°N 93.95°W (Elev. 310 m)
4:53 pm CDT May 5, 2015
9pm CDT May 5, 2015-6pm CDT May 12, 2015
 
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