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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds, and difficult travel conditions to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest. Farther south, strong winds and dry conditions is increasing the wildfire threat. Unusual warmth from the Ohio Valley to the Mid-Atlantic continues. The approaching cold front brings a threat of severe weather to the Ohio Valley later in the week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Wahpeton, Harry Stern Airport (KBWP)

Lat: 46.24°NLon: 96.61°WElev: 968ft.

Overcast

1°C

34°F

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed N 28 G 43 km/h
Barometer 29.78 in
Dewpoint 0°C (32°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-5°C (23°F)
Last update 22 Feb 4:55 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Wahpeton ND

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Rain likely.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 4. North wind around 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 39 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 4 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain and snow before 8pm, then a chance of snow between 8pm and midnight.  Patchy fog before 8pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around -4. North wind 16 to 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 39 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: -4 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 2. Northeast wind 14 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 2 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6. North northeast wind 21 to 27 km/h, with gusts as high as 42 km/h.

    Chance Snow

    Low: -6 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near -2. Blustery, with a north wind 27 to 32 km/h increasing to 34 to 39 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h.

    Chance Snow
    and Blustery

    High: -2 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -9. Blustery, with a north wind 29 to 34 km/h decreasing to 23 to 28 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 47 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Blustery
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: -9 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near -1. West northwest wind 16 to 21 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: -1 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9. West northwest wind 11 to 14 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -9 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near -2. North northwest wind 11 to 13 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: -2 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Rain likely. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 4. North wind around 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 39 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.
Tonight
A chance of rain and snow before 8pm, then a chance of snow between 8pm and midnight. Patchy fog before 8pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around -4. North wind 16 to 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 39 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 2. Northeast wind 14 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6. North northeast wind 21 to 27 km/h, with gusts as high as 42 km/h.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -2. Blustery, with a north wind 27 to 32 km/h increasing to 34 to 39 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -9. Blustery, with a north wind 29 to 34 km/h decreasing to 23 to 28 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 47 km/h.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -1. West northwest wind 16 to 21 km/h.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9. West northwest wind 11 to 14 km/h.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near -2. North northwest wind 11 to 13 km/h.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -8. Northwest wind 11 to 13 km/h becoming south southeast after midnight.
Monday
A slight chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 2. South wind 13 to 18 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -5. Southeast wind 13 to 16 km/h becoming east northeast after midnight.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 1. Northeast wind 14 to 18 km/h.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7. North northwest wind 18 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near -1. West northwest wind 21 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
Wahpeton ND
 46.28°N 96.59°W
1:18 pm CST Feb 22, 2017
5pm CST Feb 22, 2017-6pm CST Mar 1, 2017
 
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