Severe Thunderstorms in the Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat in the Central U.S.

Severe thunderstorms, capable of severe wind (locally exceeding hurricane force), very large hail, flash flooding, and a few tornadoes, are possible late this afternoon into tonight across portions of the of the Upper Midwest into the southern Great Lakes. Excessive heat covers much of the central third of the country and is expected to persist into the weekend over the south-central states. Read More >

Current conditions at

Buffalo (K2WX)

Lat: 45.6°NLon: 103.55°WElev: 3002ft.

Breezy

85°F

29°C

Humidity 31%
Wind Speed NE 21 G 28 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1011.2 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility NA
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 28 Jul 7:56 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Buffalo SD

Heat Advisory until July 29, 12:00am
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Heat Advisory
  •  
    Heat Advisory until July 29, 12:00am

    NOW until
    12:00am Thu

    Heat Advisory

  • Today

    Today: Widespread haze. Partly sunny, with a high near 98. Breezy, with a northeast wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.

    Haze and
    Breezy

    High: 98 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Breezy, with a northeast wind 17 to 22 mph decreasing to 9 to 14 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Southeast wind 8 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Breezy, with a southeast wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. East wind 5 to 14 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 92.

    Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Widespread haze. Partly sunny, with a high near 98. Breezy, with a northeast wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Breezy, with a northeast wind 17 to 22 mph decreasing to 9 to 14 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Southeast wind 8 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Breezy, with a southeast wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. East wind 5 to 14 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 92.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 91.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
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Point Forecast:
Buffalo SD
 45.61°N 103.55°W (Elev. 2972 ft)
7:52 am MDT Jul 28, 2021
8am MDT Jul 28, 2021-6pm MDT Aug 3, 2021
 
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