Severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain possible for portions of the plains

A stationary front will keep scattered showers and thunderstorms in the forecast today and Thursday for much of the plains. Some thunderstorms may be severe today across portions of the central/northern High Plains. Atrong storms are also possible in northern New England today. Hot temperatures will continue across portions of the Desert Southwest and Inter-mountain West.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Gillette, Gillette-Campbell County Airport (KGCC)

Lat: 44.34°NLon: 105.54°WElev: 4364ft.

Fair

81°F

27°C

Humidity 32%
Wind Speed NE 10 mph
Barometer 30.16 in (1016.4 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 29 Jun 11:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Gillette WY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Northeast wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Northeast wind 5 to 11 mph becoming southeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. East wind 7 to 13 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southeast wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. South wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind 9 to 13 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Northeast wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Northeast wind 5 to 11 mph becoming southeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. East wind 7 to 13 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southeast wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. South wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind 9 to 13 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Independence Day
Sunny, with a high near 90.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
Gillette WY
 44.29°N 105.51°W (Elev. 4600 ft)
11:12 am MDT Jun 29, 2016
12pm MDT Jun 29, 2016-6pm MDT Jul 5, 2016
 
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