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Heavy rain and potential flooding in the Plains

A slow-moving weather system with abundant moisture will bring heavy rainfall across portions of the Central and Southern Plains Saturday. Soils in the region are already saturated from recent rainfall, so flash flooding and river flooding are likely.
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Current conditions at

Bismarck, Bismarck Municipal Airport (KBIS)

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

Fair

49°F

9°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed E 3 mph
Barometer 30.17 in (1021.7 mb)
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 May 7:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Mandan ND

  • Today

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Sunday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 66 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 51 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 66 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 49 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Southeast wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Southeast wind 6 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A chance of showers before 8am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8am and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 66. East wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 51. Northeast wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Memorial Day
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 66. North wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
Mandan ND
 46.83°N 100.89°W
6:28 am CDT May 23, 2015
9am CDT May 23, 2015-6pm CDT May 29, 2015
 
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