Critical Fire Weather Threats in the West; Storms in the High Plains; Flash Flood Risk in the Mid-Atlantic

Critical fire weather conditions persist across portions of the Northwest, Northern Rockies and Great Basin. Severe thunderstorms with large hail and a few strong gusts are possible across parts of the northern and central Plains. Heavy rainfall brings a flash flooding risk to the Mid-Atlantic. Heat builds in the Southwest into California this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Williston Basin International Airport (KXWA)

Lat: 48.26°NLon: 103.75°WElev: 2353ft.

Fair

64°F

18°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 29.82 in (993.3 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 12 Aug 2:51 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Williston ND

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Clear, with a low around 61. Southeast wind around 6 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  Sunny and hot, with a high near 95. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 12 to 17 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.

    Sunny then
    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 95 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southeast wind 6 to 13 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. North wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. North wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light and variable.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Light southwest wind becoming west 8 to 13 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53. West wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light northwest. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 78. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 12 to 17 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49. Northwest wind 12 to 17 mph becoming light  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Clear, with a low around 61. Southeast wind around 6 mph.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Sunny and hot, with a high near 95. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 12 to 17 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southeast wind 6 to 13 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. North wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. North wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light and variable.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Light southwest wind becoming west 8 to 13 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53. West wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light northwest. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 78. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 12 to 17 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49. Northwest wind 12 to 17 mph becoming light after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 79. Light west wind becoming northwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. North wind 5 to 9 mph becoming east after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 84. Southeast wind 5 to 13 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. East wind 8 to 11 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
Williston ND
 48.16°N 103.64°W
2:29 am CDT Aug 12, 2020
2am CDT Aug 12, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 18, 2020
 
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