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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 >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Wahpeton, Harry Stern Airport (KBWP)

Lat: 46.24°NLon: 96.61°WElev: 968ft.

Fair

22°C

72°F

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed SE 19 km/h
Barometer 29.84 in
Dewpoint 20°C (68°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 21 Jul 8:10 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Wahpeton ND

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 32. Heat index values as high as 36. Southeast wind 16 to 18 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 32 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Some of the storms could be severe.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southeast wind 10 to 14 km/h becoming north northwest after midnight.  New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Breezy, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 29 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 14. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 24 to 34 km/h decreasing to 13 to 23 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 47 km/h.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 14 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. North northwest wind 14 to 18 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 23 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 13. North northeast wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming east southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 13 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 27. South southeast wind 11 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 27 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. South southeast wind 21 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h.

    Mostly Clear
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 16 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 28. South southeast wind 18 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 28 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 32. Heat index values as high as 36. Southeast wind 16 to 18 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Some of the storms could be severe. Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southeast wind 10 to 14 km/h becoming north northwest after midnight. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Breezy, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 14. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 24 to 34 km/h decreasing to 13 to 23 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 47 km/h.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. North northwest wind 14 to 18 km/h.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13. North northeast wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming east southeast after midnight.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 27. South southeast wind 11 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. South southeast wind 21 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 28. South southeast wind 18 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. South southwest wind 10 to 14 km/h becoming east northeast after midnight.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. North northeast wind 10 to 13 km/h.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. North northeast wind 11 to 13 km/h.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. North northeast wind 11 to 14 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
Wahpeton ND
 46.28°N 96.59°W
6:46 am CDT Jul 21, 2017
8am CDT Jul 21, 2017-6pm CDT Jul 27, 2017
 
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