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Very Cold with Snow and Ice Across the Central & Eastern States; Turning Unsettled in the Northwest

Well below normal temperatures, bitterly cold wind chills, and another round of snow and ice will impact the central and eastern U.S. through at least Tuesday. Wintry precipitation will extend as far south as Texas and Louisiana. Meanwhile, rain and wind will return to the Pacific Northwest, with locally heavy precipitation by mid-week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Minot, Minot International Airport (KMOT)

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




Humidity 47%
Wind Speed S 16 mph
Barometer 30.29 in (1030.6 mb)
Dewpoint -3°F (-19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill-2°F (-19°C)
Last update 16 Jan 4:54 pm CST
Detailed forecast for

Ward County

Late This Afternoon
Sunny. South winds around 10 mph.
Clear. Not as cold. Lows 5 to 10 above. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
Sunny. Patchy blowing and drifting snow. Not as cold. Highs in the mid 30s. West winds 15 to 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy. Patchy blowing and drifting snow in the evening. Lows in the lower 20s. West winds 15 to 20 mph.
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 30s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy. Lows around 30. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
Friday And Friday Night
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper 30s. Lows in the 20s to lower 30s.
Saturday Through Sunday
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 20s. Lows around 15.
Sunday Night
Increasing clouds. Lows 5 to 10 above.
Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of snow in the morning. Highs in the lower 20s.
Monday Night And Tuesday
Mostly cloudy. Lows zero to 5 above. Highs 15 to 20.

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452 PM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

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