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Heavy Rains and Associated Flooding Across the Plains This Weekend

A slow-moving weather system with abundant moisture will bring heavy rainfall across portions of the Central and Southern Plains Saturday. Soils in the region are already saturated from recent rainfall, so flash flooding and river flooding is likely. Meanwhile, below normal temperatures settle over the northeast, with freeze warnings across much of New England into Saturday.
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Current conditions at

Loma US-87 MP 53.1 (MTLOM)

Lat: 47.95103°NLon: 110.50477°WElev: 2700ft.

Unknown Prcp

56°F

13°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed E 24 G 27 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 22 May 10:01 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Fort Benton MT

  • Overnight

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 46 °F

  • Saturday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 68 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Showers

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Showers

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then isolated showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. East northeast wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Northeast wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. East wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light east southeast after midnight.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42. East wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.
Memorial Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then a chance of showers after midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Benton MT
 47.82°N 110.67°W (Elev. 2726 ft)
7:34 pm MDT May 22, 2015
11pm MDT May 22, 2015-6pm MDT May 29, 2015
 
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