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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

Minot, Minot International Airport (KMOT)

Lat: 48.26° N Lon: 101.28° W Elev: 1716 ft.

Partly Cloudy



Humidity 73%
Wind Speed N 10 mph
Barometer 29.75 in (1009.1 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill36°F (2°C)
Last update 23 Mar 3:54 pm CDT
Detailed forecast for

Ward County

Late This Afternoon
Cloudy. Patchy fog. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog. Lows in the mid 20s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
Partly sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. Highs in the upper 30s. North winds around 5 mph shifting to the east in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper 40s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain. Lows in the mid 30s. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain. Highs in the upper 40s.
Sunday Night And Monday
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the upper 40s.
Monday Night And Tuesday
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the upper 40s.
Tuesday Night And Wednesday
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain and snow. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the upper 40s.
Wednesday Night
Decreasing clouds. Lows in the upper 30s.
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s.

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239 PM CDT Thu Mar 23 2017

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