Significant Flood Threat Continues For South-Central U.S.

A widespread and significant flood risk continues across the south-central U.S. from repeated rounds of intense rain and strong to severe thunderstorms. Flash flood watches are in effect for large part of the ArkLaTex. Today's concern extends from the Louisiana and extreme Upper Texas Gulf Coast to northeastern Texas and southeastern Oklahoma before shifting to all of eastern Texas on Wednesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Bismarck, Bismarck Municipal Airport (KBIS)

Lat: 46.78°NLon: 100.76°WElev: 1677ft.

Partly Cloudy

76°F

24°C

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed S 20 G 31 mph
Barometer 29.84 in (1010.0 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 18 May 12:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Bismarck ND

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a steady temperature around 77. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers between 1pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. South wind 6 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. East wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75. East wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. East wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 69 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. North wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. North wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a steady temperature around 77. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of showers between 1pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. South wind 6 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. East wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. East wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. East wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. North wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Saturday
Showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. North wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Northeast wind 8 to 13 mph.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Northeast wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Sunday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Northeast wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. West wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Bismarck ND
 46.81°N 100.76°W
12:50 pm CDT May 18, 2021
1pm CDT May 18, 2021-6pm CDT May 24, 2021
 
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