Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Wahpeton, Harry Stern Airport (KBWP)

Lat: 46.24°NLon: 96.61°WElev: 968ft.

Fair

79°F

26°C

Humidity 28%
Wind Speed NE 8 mph
Barometer 29.83 in
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 24 May 8:10 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Wahpeton ND

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. East wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 9am and noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. South southeast wind 8 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South southeast wind 7 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. West southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. West wind 5 to 9 mph becoming northeast after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. East wind 6 to 8 mph.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 9am and noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. South southeast wind 8 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South southeast wind 7 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. West southwest wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. West wind 5 to 9 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Wahpeton ND
 46.28°N 96.59°W
6:47 pm CDT May 24, 2016
8pm CDT May 24, 2016-6pm CDT May 31, 2016
 
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