Monday Morning Weather Update

Showers Clearing Through the Morning

Published 09/30 2016 08:38AM

Updated 09/30 2016 08:38AM

The latest Forecast from the KX News Dakota Storm Center.

Today will have winds out of the south/southeast ranging between 10-20 mph and gusting to 25 mph at times. Temperatures will also be warmer than average, staying mainly in the lower to mid 70s. Some showers are in the western half of the state and will clear, by the afternoon, but cloud cover remains for much of today. Expect Saturday to be a great day with warmer temperatures and sunny skies. The last half of the weekend, Sunday, will include increased rain chances starting in the afternoon hours and lasting for much of the week. The biggest chance of rain will start on Monday night and into Tuesday and then continuing. A gradual cool down is also expected through much of the week with high temperatures to be in the mid 50s by Thursday. Overnight lows will also be warmer at first and then cooling through the week. 

Today, breezy conditions out of the southeast at 10-20 mph and occasionally gusting to 25 mph. Showers in the early morning hours, otherwise, mostly to partly cloudy skies. Highs to be mainly in the mid to lower 70s. 

Tonight, lows on either side of 50 degrees, which is above average, and clearing skies overnight. Winds remain breezy at times out of the southeast at 5-15 mph and gusting to 20 mph. 

Saturday, sunny skies across the area with winds continuing to be moderate out of the southeast 5-15 mph and gusting to 20 mph. Temperatures to be in the mid to upper 70s. 
 
Saturday night, some clouds develop in the overnight hours with continued above average lows in the lower to mid 50s and winds out of the southeast at 5-15 mph. 
 
Sunday, showers start developing  in the afternoon hours and will continue throughout the night. Highs in the mid 70s and a southeast wind at 5-15 mph. 
 

 ~Heidi Werosta, KX News

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