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Current conditions at

Minot, Minot International Airport (KMOT)

Lat: 48.26°NLon: 101.28°WElev: 1716ft.

Overcast

49°F

9°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed W 15 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1011.0 mb)
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill43°F (6°C)
Last update 3 May 4:54 am CDT

Extended Forecast

  • Today

    Isolated Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Tonight

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 39 °F

  • Monday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Tuesday

    Breezy

    Breezy

    High: 73 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 65 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 49 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers before 9am. Sunny, with a high near 65. Northwest wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 39. Northwest wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 70. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43. South wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 73. Breezy, with a southeast wind 9 to 14 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
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Point Forecast:
Minot International Airport ND
 48.26°N 101.3°W
3:29 am CDT May 3, 2015
6am CDT May 3, 2015-6pm CDT May 9, 2015
 
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