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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Bismarck, Bismarck Municipal Airport (KBIS)

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

Overcast

6°C

42°F

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 1008.4 mb (29.74 in)
Dewpoint 3°C (38°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 23 Mar 1:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Bismarck ND

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Rain, mainly before 5pm.  High near 7. North wind 8 to 11 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    High: 7 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 8pm.  Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around -2. North wind around 8 km/h.

    Chance Rain
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: -2 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 7. North wind 8 to 10 km/h.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 7 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -3. East wind around 11 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -3 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 11. South wind 13 to 18 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 11 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 2 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain likely, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 11. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 11 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 1.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 1 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 12.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 12 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Rain, mainly before 5pm. High near 7. North wind 8 to 11 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 8pm. Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around -2. North wind around 8 km/h.
Friday
Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 7. North wind 8 to 10 km/h.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -3. East wind around 11 km/h.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 11. South wind 13 to 18 km/h.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2.
Sunday
Rain likely, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 11. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 1.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 12.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 1.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 12. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Bismarck ND
 46.81°N 100.76°W
1:50 pm CDT Mar 23, 2017
2pm CDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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