Active Week Of Severe Weather Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will occur portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall will pose a risk for flooding concerns, particularly over portions of the southern Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

TOWER FALLS RANGER STATION AT YELLOWSTONE NP (TFAW4)

Lat: 44.91694°NLon: 110.42056°WElev: 6266ft.

NA

55°F

13°C

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed NNW 1 G 5 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 27 May 2:15 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

16 Miles ESE Cooke City MT

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds.  Partly sunny, with a high near 58. West southwest wind around 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered rain showers, possibly mixing with snow after midnight, then gradually ending. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. South wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Isolated
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds.  Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Northwest wind 5 to 14 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 54 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. West northwest wind 7 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. West northwest wind 6 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Isolated showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. West wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Isolated
    Showers

    Low: 36 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds.  Partly sunny, with a high near 54. West wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 54 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain showers before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 33 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 53. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds. Partly sunny, with a high near 58. West southwest wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Scattered rain showers, possibly mixing with snow after midnight, then gradually ending. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. South wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds. Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Northwest wind 5 to 14 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. West northwest wind 7 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. West northwest wind 6 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Isolated showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. West wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Memorial Day
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds. Partly sunny, with a high near 54. West wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A chance of rain showers before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 53. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of rain showers before midnight, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
16 Miles ESE Cooke City MT
 44.89°N 109.64°W (Elev. 7136 ft)
2:57 pm MDT May 27, 2016
3pm MDT May 27, 2016-6pm MDT Jun 2, 2016
 
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