Storms in the East; Monsoons and Fire Weather Out West

A slow moving frontal system will bring strong to severe storms, and, locally heavy rain from the Plains to the Northeast. Monsoon moisture shifts to the east into portions of the southern Plains and may produce excessive rains across portions of the High Plains and desert southwest. Fire Weather threats remain elevated to critical with isolated dry thunderstorms in the Intermountain West. Read More >

Current conditions at

Minot International Airport (KMOT)

Lat: 48.25°NLon: 101.27°WElev: 1657ft.

Fog/Mist

58°F

14°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed E 3 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1019.2 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Last update 17 Aug 1:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSE Minot ND

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Areas of smoke. Clear, with a low around 58. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Areas Smoke

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Patchy smoke. Sunny and hot, with a high near 93. South wind 5 to 13 mph.

    Patchy Smoke

    High: 93 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 65. South wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 94. South wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Northwest wind 9 to 13 mph becoming north in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10am, then a slight chance of showers between 10am and 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. North wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 77 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. North wind 5 to 13 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. North wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Areas of smoke. Clear, with a low around 58. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Patchy smoke. Sunny and hot, with a high near 93. South wind 5 to 13 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65. South wind 8 to 11 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 94. South wind 9 to 11 mph.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Northwest wind 9 to 13 mph becoming north in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10am, then a slight chance of showers between 10am and 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. North wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. North wind 5 to 13 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. North wind 6 to 8 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming west after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 81. West wind 6 to 9 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 86. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSE Minot ND
 48.2°N 101.29°W
12:27 am CDT Aug 17, 2018
2am CDT Aug 17, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 23, 2018
 
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