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Strong to severe thunderstorms with heavy rain to continue across the central and southern Plains

Periods of strong to severe thunderstorms will continue across a wide area of the central to southern Plains through Friday. Locally heavy rain can be expected over saturated ground, with areas of flooding and flash flooding. A few of the storms will also produce hail and strong gusty winds, with an isolated tornado or two possible.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Bismarck, Bismarck Municipal Airport (KBIS)

Lat: 46.78°NLon: 100.76°WElev: 1677ft.

Overcast

50°F

10°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed N 17 G 23 mph
Barometer 30.13 in (1020.1 mb)
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill44°F (7°C)
Last update 29 May 6:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Bismarck ND

  • Today

    Gradual Clearing

    Gradual
    Clearing

    High: 61 °F

  • Tonight

    Patchy Frost

    Patchy
    Frost

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Morning Frost

    Morning
    Frost

    High: 61 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 69 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Monday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 61. North wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Tonight
Patchy frost after 5am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 37. East wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday
Patchy frost before 7am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Southeast wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Saturday Night
Showers likely after 1am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 45. Southeast wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 69. Breezy, with a southeast wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
Bismarck ND
 46.81°N 100.76°W
6:28 am CDT May 29, 2015
8am CDT May 29, 2015-6pm CDT Jun 4, 2015
 
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