232315- Blue Earth- Including the city of Mankato 928 AM CST Fri Feb 23 2018
...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...
Rest of today Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 20s. West winds 10 to 15 mph. Tonight Colder. Mostly cloudy. Lows around 12. Northwest winds around 5 mph shifting to the northeast after midnight. Saturday A slight chance of snow in the morning, then snow in the afternoon. Snow may be heavy at times in the afternoon. Snow accumulation around 4 inches. Highs in the lower 30s. East winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of snow 90 percent. Saturday night Snow in the evening, then a chance of snow after midnight. Snow may be heavy at times in the evening. Snow accumulation around 4 inches. Lows around 18. North winds 5 to 10 mph increasing to west 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Chance of snow 90 percent. Sunday Mostly sunny. Highs around 30. West winds around 15 mph. Sunday night Clear. Lows around 14. Monday and monday night Mostly clear. Highs in the lower 30s. Lows around 18. Tuesday and tuesday night Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 30s. Lows around 17. Wednesday Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of snow in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 30s. Wednesday night Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of snow. Lows around 19. Thursday Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of snow. Highs in the lower 30s.
Saturday will be wet over the eastern Midwest. Mixed precipitation in the Southern Plains will be noted and we'll also see a robust round of snow in the northwest going into the final weekend of February. » More DTN Weather Commentary