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

Thunderstorms associated with severe wind gusts, large hail to very large hail, flash flooding, and a couple tornadoes will be possible Wednesday afternoon and night across parts of the Upper Midwest and extending 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 >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

GINGER (GINM8)

Lat: 46.329167°NLon: 111.588056°WElev: 4370ft.

NA

24°C

76°F

Humidity 29%
Wind Speed ESE 5 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 5°C (41°F)
Visibility NA
Heat Index25°C (77°F)
Last update 28 Jul 05:03 AM MDT
Extended Forecast for

Townsend MT

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Widespread haze before 7am, then widespread haze after noon. Areas of smoke between 7am and noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. East southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming northwest 13 to 18 km/h in the afternoon.

    Haze then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 33 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Widespread haze before 7pm, then widespread haze after 8pm. Areas of smoke between 7pm and 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. North northeast wind 8 to 14 km/h becoming south southwest after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Haze

    Low: 18 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Widespread haze. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. South southeast wind 5 to 13 km/h becoming north northwest in the afternoon.

    Haze then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Widespread haze before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Southwest wind 5 to 13 km/h becoming north northeast in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 17 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Sunny, with a high near 33. North wind 8 to 16 km/h.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. East northeast wind 16 to 21 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 19 to 24 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. East northeast wind 21 to 26 km/h decreasing to 11 to 16 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 37 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 32 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Widespread haze before 7am, then widespread haze after noon. Areas of smoke between 7am and noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. East southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming northwest 13 to 18 km/h in the afternoon.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Widespread haze before 7pm, then widespread haze after 8pm. Areas of smoke between 7pm and 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. North northeast wind 8 to 14 km/h becoming south southwest after midnight.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Widespread haze. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. South southeast wind 5 to 13 km/h becoming north northwest in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Widespread haze before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Southwest wind 5 to 13 km/h becoming north northeast in the evening.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny, with a high near 33. North wind 8 to 16 km/h.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. East northeast wind 16 to 21 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h after midnight.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 19 to 24 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. East northeast wind 21 to 26 km/h decreasing to 11 to 16 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 37 km/h.
Sunday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Monday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Partly sunny, with a high near 31.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 30.
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Point Forecast:
Townsend MT
 46.33°N 111.53°W (Elev. 1171 m)
4:53 am MDT Jul 28, 2021
6am MDT Jul 28, 2021-6pm MDT Aug 3, 2021
 
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