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Heavy rain and potential flooding in the Plains

A slow-moving weather system with abundant moisture will bring heavy rainfall across portions of the Central and Southern Plains Saturday. Soils in the region are already saturated from recent rainfall, so flash flooding and river flooding are likely.
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Current conditions at

Bismarck, Bismarck Municipal Airport (KBIS)

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

Fair

12°C

54°F

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed SE 11 km/h
Barometer 30.17 in (1021.6 mb)
Dewpoint 7°C (45°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill11°C (52°F)
Last update 23 May 8:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Bismarck ND

  • Today

    Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    High: 18 °C

  • Tonight

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 9 °C

  • Sunday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 19 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 11 °C

  • Memorial
    Day

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 19 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 9 °C

  • Tuesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 23 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 10 °C

  • Wednesday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 22 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18. Southeast wind 13 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Southeast wind 10 to 16 km/h.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 19. East wind 11 to 16 km/h increasing to 18 to 23 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 11. Northeast wind 16 to 21 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 32 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Memorial Day
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 19. North wind 11 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 23.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 22.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 22.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 19.
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Point Forecast:
Bismarck ND
 46.81°N 100.76°W
6:28 am CDT May 23, 2015
10am CDT May 23, 2015-6pm CDT May 29, 2015
 
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