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

BENCHMARK (BEFM8)

Lat: 47.5°NLon: 112.9°WElev: 5350ft.

NA

78°F

26°C

Humidity 39%
Wind Speed SE 8 G 15 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility NA
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 29 Jun 5:08 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

19 Miles WNW Augusta MT

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. East wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. East northeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. West wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. West southwest wind around 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Isolated
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Isolated showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Isolated
    Showers then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. East wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. East northeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. West wind 6 to 8 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. West southwest wind around 8 mph.
Friday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Sunday
Isolated showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Sunday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Independence Day
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47.
Tuesday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Tuesday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Wednesday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
19 Miles WNW Augusta MT
 47.6°N 112.77°W (Elev. 4816 ft)
2:36 pm MDT Jun 29, 2016
5pm MDT Jun 29, 2016-6pm MDT Jul 6, 2016
 
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