Notice of NWS' New Version of Forecast
A new version of Forecast is coming soon!
Click here to visit the new site for details.

Atmospheric River in the Pacific Northwest and Northwest California Early This Week

An atmospheric river event will bring heavy rains and rising snow levels to the Pacific Northwest and northwest California early this week. Snow levels will rise above 8,000 feet, and 4 to 7 inches of rain is forecast for the southwest facing slopes of the mountains. Minor river and localized flooding will be possible. In the east, winds decrease by Monday, and the week will be relatively dry. Read More >

Current conditions at

Bismarck, Bismarck Municipal Airport (KBIS)

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

Fair

2°C

36°F

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 1009.2 mb (29.74 in)
Dewpoint -4°C (24°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 19 Nov 5:52 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Bismarck ND

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around -3. South wind 8 to 11 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -3 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 10. Breezy, with a southwest wind 11 to 21 km/h becoming northwest 22 to 32 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 47 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 10 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -11. Blustery, with a northwest wind 32 to 37 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h.

    Mostly Clear
    and Blustery

    Low: -11 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near -4. Blustery, with a northwest wind 29 to 34 km/h decreasing to 18 to 23 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.

    Sunny and
    Blustery then
    Sunny

    High: -4 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -11. Northwest wind 11 to 16 km/h becoming light and variable.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -11 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of snow and sleet before 1pm, then a slight chance of freezing rain between 1pm and 2pm, then a slight chance of rain after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 4. South wind 10 to 14 km/h becoming southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow
    then Chance
    Wintry Mix

    High: 4 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around -4. Northwest wind 5 to 11 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -4 °C

  • Thanksgiving
    Day

    Thanksgiving Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 7. West wind 5 to 11 km/h becoming south in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 7 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 0. South wind 11 to 13 km/h becoming west after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 0 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around -3. South wind 8 to 11 km/h.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 10. Breezy, with a southwest wind 11 to 21 km/h becoming northwest 22 to 32 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 47 km/h.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -11. Blustery, with a northwest wind 32 to 37 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near -4. Blustery, with a northwest wind 29 to 34 km/h decreasing to 18 to 23 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -11. Northwest wind 11 to 16 km/h becoming light and variable.
Wednesday
A chance of snow and sleet before 1pm, then a slight chance of freezing rain between 1pm and 2pm, then a slight chance of rain after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 4. South wind 10 to 14 km/h becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around -4. Northwest wind 5 to 11 km/h.
Thanksgiving Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 7. West wind 5 to 11 km/h becoming south in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 0. South wind 11 to 13 km/h becoming west after midnight.
Friday
A slight chance of rain and snow before noon, then a slight chance of rain between noon and 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 10. West wind 13 to 18 km/h increasing to 21 to 26 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -4. Northwest wind 18 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 2. Northwest wind 16 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -9. North wind 8 to 14 km/h.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 1.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Bismarck ND
 46.81°N 100.76°W
3:09 pm CST Nov 19, 2017
6pm CST Nov 19, 2017-6pm CST Nov 26, 2017
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database