Severe Storms & Heavy Rainfall Possible in the Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

Scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rainfall are possible across portions of the Plains through Sunday. Meanwhile, dry weather and gusty winds will result in critical fire weather conditions across the Great Basin and northern Rockies. Elsewhere, tropical storm Dorian in the Atlantic is expected to slowly strengthen and will likely approach the Lesser Antilles by Tuesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Buffalo (K2WX)

Lat: 45.6°NLon: 103.55°WElev: 3002ft.

18°C

65°F

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed S 11 km/h
Barometer 1005.6 mb (29.77 in)
Dewpoint 15°C (59°F)
Visibility NA
Last update 25 Aug 12:56 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Buffalo SD

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. South wind around 11 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 16 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming northwest 18 to 23 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 32 km/h.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 28 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 12. Northwest wind 16 to 21 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 12 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers after noon.  Sunny, with a high near 22. Breezy, with a northwest wind 18 to 28 km/h increasing to 29 to 39 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h.

    Breezy. Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 22 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. Breezy, with a northwest wind 34 to 39 km/h decreasing to 21 to 26 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 9 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 19. Breezy, with a northwest wind 24 to 34 km/h increasing to 35 to 45 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 65 km/h.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 19 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 7. Breezy.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Clear

    Low: 7 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 24.

    Sunny

    High: 24 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 9.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 9 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. South wind around 11 km/h.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming northwest 18 to 23 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 32 km/h.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 12. Northwest wind 16 to 21 km/h.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers after noon. Sunny, with a high near 22. Breezy, with a northwest wind 18 to 28 km/h increasing to 29 to 39 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. Breezy, with a northwest wind 34 to 39 km/h decreasing to 21 to 26 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 19. Breezy, with a northwest wind 24 to 34 km/h increasing to 35 to 45 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 65 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 7. Breezy.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 24.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 9.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 24.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 22.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 24.
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Point Forecast:
Buffalo SD
 45.58°N 103.55°W (Elev. 883 m)
12:52 am MDT Aug 25, 2019
1am MDT Aug 25, 2019-6pm MDT Aug 31, 2019
 
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