MANKATO, Minn. (KEYC) - Alright night sky enthusiast, tonight will be the first full moon of the new decade. January’s full moon is often referred to as the Wolf Moon. To experience tonights Wolf Moon and first full moon of the new decade, look to the east sky around 5:00 PM tonight, January 10th.
Viewing tonights full moon near the horizon may be difficult for much of southern Minnesota as the forecast continues to show a mostly cloudy sky. The best viewing will be in places north and west where cloud cover will be limited. If you plan to travel to clearer skies to the north and west, bundle up as temperatures will be well below zero. A wind chill advisory is also in place in areas where there will be clearer skies, for wind chills ranging from -25 to -35 below.