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Severe Thunderstorms Possible in Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather in Central Plains

Strong to severe thunderstorms with large hail and damaging winds are possible in parts of the Dakotas and western Minnesota through tonight. Meanwhile, dry and very hot weather will result in critical fire weather conditions for parts of the central Plains. An area of low pressure in the western Gulf of Mexico may bring heavy rainfall to parts of coastal Texas by Thursday. Read More >

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Last Map Update: Wed, Jun. 29, 2022 at 11:06:40 am MDT

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Expect gusty west winds to develop over North Central MT today. The strong winds could create difficult driving conditions at time for high-profile vehicles or minor tree damage.
Fourth of July weekend is just around the corner and many people are going to start traveling. So what can you expect? Though uncertainty remains, isolated showers and thunderstorms are possible over the weekend, with a better chance for rain and thunderstorms on Independence Day. Afternoon high temperatures will range in the 70s and 80s with overnight temperatures in the 40s and 50s. Stay tuned to the forecast as we approach the weekend to get the latest information, including the track of the associated system bringing in the chance for showers and thunderstorms.


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