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Heavy rain and mountain snow across the northwestern U.S. on Saturday

Another Pacific system will impact the West Coast today. Heavy rainfall could lead to flash flooding, river and small stream flooding as well as mudslides and debris flows, especially over burn scars. Strong winds and heavy elevation snowfall, with accumulations of 1 to 3 feet, could result in hazardous travel through mountain passes.
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Townsend MT

7 Day Forecast

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Great Falls, MT Local Forecast Office

This
Afternoon

Mostly Cloudy

Mostly
Cloudy

High: 40 °F

Tonight

Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

Snow
Likely

Low: 30 °F

Sunday

Rain Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

Rain
Likely

High: 43 °F

Sunday
Night

Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

Chance
Rain/Snow

Low: 32 °F

Monday

Slight Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

Slight Chc
Rain/Snow

High: 39 °F

Monday
Night

Mostly Cloudy

Mostly
Cloudy

Low: 18 °F

Tuesday

Slight Chance Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

Slight Chc
Snow

High: 34 °F

Tuesday
Night

Chance Rain/Snow

Chance
Rain/Snow

Low: 21 °F

Wednesday

Snow Likely

Snow
Likely

High: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

  • This Afternoon Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. South wind around 8 mph.
  • Tonight Snow likely after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. South wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
  • Sunday Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. South southwest wind 11 to 18 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
  • Sunday Night A chance of rain before 11pm, then a chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. West wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
  • Monday A slight chance of snow before 11am, then a slight chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 39. West northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
  • Monday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
  • Tuesday A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
  • Tuesday Night A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
  • Wednesday Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 33.
  • Wednesday Night Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 18.
  • Christmas Day Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 26.
  • Thursday Night A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.
  • Friday Partly sunny, with a high near 21.