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Wintery Weather Stretching from the West Coast to the Great Lakes

Lake Effect Snow Warnings are in effect for the Great Lakes with 2 to 3 feet storm total snow possible. Arctic Air extends across much of the U.S. with breezy winds and temperatures 15-35 degrees below normal in the Northern Plains. Out west, heavy mountain snow and some low elevation snow and freezing rain forecast as a warmer weather system interacts with the Arctic airmass. Read More >

Current conditions at

Bismarck, Bismarck Municipal Airport (KBIS)

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

Overcast

-17°C

2°F

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed W 26 km/h
Barometer 1041.4 mb (30.61 in)
Dewpoint -19°C (-3°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-27°C (-17°F)
Last update 8 Dec 7:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Bismarck ND

Wind Chill Advisory until December 8, 12:00pm
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Wind Chill Advisory
  •  
    Wind Chill Advisory until December 8, 12:00pm

    NOW until
    12:00pm Thu

    Wind Chill Advisory

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of snow before 9am.  Partly sunny and cold, with a high near -16. Wind chill values as low as -25. Northwest wind 21 to 26 km/h decreasing to 14 to 19 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 39 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Partly Sunny

    High: -16 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -26. Northwest wind 5 to 13 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -26 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near -18. Wind chill values as low as -35. North wind 3 to 8 km/h.

    Cold

    High: -18 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -23. Wind chill values as low as -30. East wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -23 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely, mainly between 7am and 1pm.  Cloudy and cold, with a high near -16. East wind 11 to 16 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely

    High: -16 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -23.

    Chance Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    Low: -23 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near -16.

    Cold

    High: -16 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -21.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -21 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of snow before 9am. Partly sunny and cold, with a high near -16. Wind chill values as low as -25. Northwest wind 21 to 26 km/h decreasing to 14 to 19 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 39 km/h.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -26. Northwest wind 5 to 13 km/h.
Friday
Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near -18. Wind chill values as low as -35. North wind 3 to 8 km/h.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -23. Wind chill values as low as -30. East wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Saturday
Snow likely, mainly between 7am and 1pm. Cloudy and cold, with a high near -16. East wind 11 to 16 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -23.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near -16.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -21.
Monday
Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near -16.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -21.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near -16.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -20.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near -14.
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Point Forecast:
Bismarck ND
 46.81°N 100.76°W
6:48 am CST Dec 8, 2016
8am CST Dec 8, 2016-6pm CST Dec 14, 2016
 
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