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Radar/Satellite

current radar loop
current satellite loop
 

Current Weather Conditions

 
Hover over or click station to get METAR and TAF (if available). Flight Categories: VFR=GreenVFR   MVFR=BlueMVFR   IFR=RedIFR   LIFR=PurpleLIFR

BIS TAF

 

KBIS - Bismarck Municipal Airport

Forecast valid from 0000 GMT 21 Oct 2021 to 0000 GMT 22 Oct 2021

Latest observation at 0252 GMT 21 Oct 2021

For situational awareness. Not to be used for flight planning purposes

Potential Impact None Slight Moderate High
Time 0252Z 21/04Z 21/05Z 21/06Z 21/07Z 21/08Z 21/09Z 21/10Z 21/11Z 21/12Z 21/13Z 21/14Z 21/15Z 21/16Z 21/17Z 21/18Z
VIS 10 >6 >6 >6 >6 >6 >6 >6 >6 >6 >6 >6 >6 >6 >6 >6
CIG 200 200 200 200 200 200 200 200 200 200 200 200 200 200
Cover CLR BKN BKN BKN BKN BKN BKN BKN BKN BKN BKN BKN BKN BKN BKN SCT
FltCat VFR VFR VFR VFR VFR VFR VFR VFR VFR VFR VFR VFR VFR VFR VFR VFR
WX
WDir 340 010 010 010 010 010 010 010 010 010 010 010 010 010 010 160
WSpd 4 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6
WGust
FTUS80 KBIS 202336
KBIS 202334Z 2100/2124 01006KT P6SM BKN200
     FM211800 16006KT P6SM SCT250

 


TAF Impacts - Surrounding Airports

 

Potential Impact None Slight Moderate High
Time OBS 21/04Z 21/05Z 21/06Z 21/07Z 21/08Z 21/09Z 21/10Z 21/11Z 21/12Z 21/13Z 21/14Z 21/15Z 21/16Z 21/17Z 21/18Z
KDIK                                
KSDY                                
KXWA                                
KMOT                                
KMBG                                

NOTE: TEMPO conditions in [brackets]. Keep in mind TEMPO conditions might be better (lower impact) than prevailing conditions.


Aviation Weather Forecasts

aviation surface weather forecast
aviation cloud forecast
 

KBIS Vertical Wind Profile


Model Probability Forecasts

model meteogram for BIS airport

 

ceiling height plot

Bar graphs indicate the probability of selected flight category element. The color represents the difference (using 10% thresholds between categories) between the probability and the threshold required to make a categorical forecast. Solid black lines indicate the threshold value at each hour

 

visibility plot for BIS airport

Bar graphs indicate the probability of selected flight category element. The color represents the difference (using 10% thresholds between categories) between the probability and the threshold required to make a categorical forecast. Solid black lines indicate the threshold value at each hour

 


Extended Forecast

 

Tonight
 

Mostly Cloudy

Low: 24°

Thursday
 

Mostly Sunny

High: 47°

Thursday Night
 

Partly Cloudy

Low: 29°

Friday
 

Mostly Sunny

High: 51°

Friday Night
 

Partly Cloudy

Low: 30°

Saturday
 

Partly Sunny then Partly Sunny and Breezy

High: 50°

Saturday Night
 

Chance Rain

Low: 36°