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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

Bismarck, Bismarck Municipal Airport (KBIS)

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

Fair

79°F

26°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed NE 6 mph
Barometer 29.84 in (1009.4 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 21 Jul 9:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Bismarck ND

Fire Weather Watch July 22, 12:00pm until July 22, 09:00pm
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Fire Weather Watch
  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 99. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 96 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 61. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 88. Breezy, with a west wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 88 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. North wind 13 to 18 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 83. North wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 59.

    Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 90.

    Hot

    High: 90 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 99. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 61. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 88. Breezy, with a west wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. North wind 13 to 18 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 83. North wind 5 to 7 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 59.
Monday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 90.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers between 8pm and 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
Bismarck ND
 46.81°N 100.76°W
8:50 am CDT Jul 21, 2017
10am CDT Jul 21, 2017-6pm CDT Jul 27, 2017
 
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