Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Grand Forks, Grand Forks International Airport (KGFK)

Lat: 47.95°NLon: 97.18°WElev: 843ft.

Fair

16°C

61°F

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed N 15 km/h
Barometer 1005.8 mb (29.71 in)
Dewpoint 9°C (49°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 23 May 11:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Grand Forks ND

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Some storms could be severe, with large hail, damaging winds, and heavy rain.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. South wind 5 to 8 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 13 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. South wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 13 to 18 km/h in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Southeast wind 10 to 13 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 13 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. East southeast wind 11 to 16 km/h increasing to 19 to 24 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 23 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. East southeast wind 13 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 13 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 24 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 12. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 12 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 24.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 24 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 13 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Some storms could be severe, with large hail, damaging winds, and heavy rain. Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. South wind 5 to 8 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. South wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 13 to 18 km/h in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Southeast wind 10 to 13 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. East southeast wind 11 to 16 km/h increasing to 19 to 24 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. East southeast wind 13 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 12. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 24.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Saturday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 24.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Memorial Day
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Forks ND
 47.91°N 97.06°W
11:48 pm CDT May 23, 2016
12am CDT May 24, 2016-6pm CDT May 29, 2016
 
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