Thunderstorms And Heavy Rain Is Expected Through The Plains; Poor Air Quality Persists Out West into Upper Midwest; Major Hurricane Lane Moves Into The Central Pacific

Thunderstorms with heavy to excessive rain is expected across much of the Plains, as a weather system moves into the region. Meanwhile, smoke from numerous ongoing wildfires in western North America are requiring air quality alerts throughout the West into the Upper Midwest. Finally, Major Hurricane Lane continues to track almost due west, transitioning from the Eastern to Central Pacific Ocean. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Grand Forks, Grand Forks International Airport (KGFK)

Lat: 47.95°NLon: 97.18°WElev: 843ft.

Thunderstorm in Vicinity Light Rain Fog/Mist

67°F

19°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.85 in (1010.7 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 19 Aug 4:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Grand Forks NDSimilar City Names

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Patchy smoke. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 66. West northwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Patchy smoke before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 76. North wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 76 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. North wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 76. North wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 46. North wind 6 to 14 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 77. North northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 48. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light and variable.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 82. West southwest wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 57. South southwest wind around 11 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy smoke. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 66. West northwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy smoke before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 76. North wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. North wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 76. North wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46. North wind 6 to 14 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 77. North northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light and variable.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 82. West southwest wind 6 to 11 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 57. South southwest wind around 11 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Sunny, with a high near 84. South wind around 11 mph.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 8 to 11 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind around 9 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. South southwest wind around 9 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Forks NDSimilar City Names
 47.91°N 97.06°W
4:00 am CDT Aug 19, 2018
5am CDT Aug 19, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 25, 2018
 
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