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Excessive Heat and Critical Fire Weather in the Southwest; Severe Weather Threats Increase Sunday in the Plains

Strong high pressure is keeping temperatures hot across much of the west and south, with excessive Heat in the desert southwest. These conditions are also producing critical fire weather threats in the Four Corners area and interior northern California. Severe thunderstorms are possible in the Plains, Mid-South, and Mid-Atlantic this weekend; with very large hail threats in the Plains Sunday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Wahpeton, Harry Stern Airport (KBWP)

Lat: 46.24°NLon: 96.61°WElev: 968ft.

Partly Cloudy

25°C

77°F

Humidity 47%
Wind Speed SE 9 km/h
Barometer 29.74 in
Dewpoint 13°C (55°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index26°C (79°F)
Last update 23 Jun 12:30 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Wahpeton ND

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. South southeast wind 13 to 16 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 27 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. East southeast wind 10 to 14 km/h.  New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 17 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. East southeast wind 13 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 25 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. East southeast wind 18 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 16 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 24. East southeast wind 16 to 21 km/h increasing to 22 to 27 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 39 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 24 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. East southeast wind 14 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 17 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. East southeast wind 11 to 14 km/h becoming north northwest in the afternoon.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 26 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Northwest wind 8 to 14 km/h becoming west southwest after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Northwest wind 13 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 28 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. South southeast wind 13 to 16 km/h.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. East southeast wind 10 to 14 km/h. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. East southeast wind 13 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. East southeast wind 18 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 24. East southeast wind 16 to 21 km/h increasing to 22 to 27 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 39 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. East southeast wind 14 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. East southeast wind 11 to 14 km/h becoming north northwest in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Northwest wind 8 to 14 km/h becoming west southwest after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Northwest wind 13 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 16. Northwest wind 8 to 16 km/h becoming south after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 29. South southeast wind 11 to 16 km/h.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. East southeast wind 11 to 16 km/h.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Southeast wind 14 to 23 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
Wahpeton ND
 46.28°N 96.59°W
10:01 am CDT Jun 23, 2018
12pm CDT Jun 23, 2018-6pm CDT Jun 29, 2018
 
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