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Critical Fire Weather Threats and Dangerous Heat Continue Across the West

Dangerously hot temperatures will continue early this week over the Desert Southwest, with critical fire weather threats from the same region northward into the Great Basin. Further north, severe thunderstorms will be possible across the northern Rockies and Plains today, expanding into the Upper Midwest on Tuesday. Read More >

ND Severe Summer Weather Awareness Week: April 27 through May 1, 2020
Monday
   Tuesday   
   Wednesday   
  Thursday   
Friday
   Severe Thunderstorms   
  Tornadoes 
Tornado Drill
  Lightning 
   Flash Flooding

 

Get Indoors!
The Deadly Danger Of Lightning!

On average there are 47 deaths each year in the United States resulting from lightning strikes. If you are outside and can hear thunder, you are in danger of being struck!

Lightning can strike as far as 15 miles from any rain falling with the thunderstorm.