Severe Storms Possible in the South; Southwest Critical Fire Weather Threats

Severe storms with large to very large hail, damaging winds, a couple of tornadoes, and heavy rain that could cause flash flooding may develop across the eastern South Plains to the Deep South. Dry, gusty winds in the Southwest will keep fire weather threats critical. Elevated fire weather threats also in portions of the East. Cool and snowy in the Northern Tier states and West mountains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watertown, Watertown Municipal Airport (KATY)

Lat: 44.9°NLon: 97.15°WElev: 1745ft.

Partly Cloudy

43°F

6°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed NW 8 mph
Barometer 29.77 in (1009.3 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Wind Chill38°F (3°C)
Last update 23 Apr 9:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Watertown SD

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. West wind 6 to 13 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 51 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of snow showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. North wind 11 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 25 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 46. North wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of snow after 1am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 30. North wind 6 to 13 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Mostly Clear
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain and snow before 11am, then a chance of rain between 11am and 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Breezy, with a southeast wind 14 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 49 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. East southeast wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 39 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of rain before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Southeast wind 13 to 15 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 66 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of rain, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. North wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 40 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. North wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. West wind 6 to 13 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Tonight
A slight chance of snow showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. North wind 11 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 46. North wind 8 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow after 1am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 30. North wind 6 to 13 mph becoming east southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow before 11am, then a chance of rain between 11am and 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Breezy, with a southeast wind 14 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. East southeast wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
A slight chance of rain before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Southeast wind 13 to 15 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A slight chance of rain, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. North wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. North wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 56.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
Watertown SD
 44.91°N 97.17°W (Elev. 1755 ft)
9:32 am CDT Apr 23, 2021
10am CDT Apr 23, 2021-6pm CDT Apr 29, 2021
 
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