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Storms Continue to Pound the Western U.S.

Storms will continue to bring heavy rain, flooding and strong winds to California and many states across the west. Heavy rain will result in flooding for some areas, and heavy snow will be possible at high elevation locations. By mid-week, these storms may bring heavy snow to the northern Rockies and Intermountain west. Heavy rain and flooding will also impact the central Gulf Coast this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Essex US-2 MP 179.9 (MTESX)

Lat: 48.28176°NLon: 113.60657°WElev: 3848ft.

Mixed Prcp

32°F

0°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 21 Feb 10:15 am MST
Extended Forecast for

8 Miles WSW Essex MT

  • Today

    Today: Snow before 11am, then snow showers after 11am.  High near 37. South southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow

    High: 37 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers.  Low around 26. West wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    then Snow
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 26 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow showers likely, mainly before 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. West southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 34 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 18 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 29. Light west wind.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 29 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 12 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 28 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 8 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 26 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow before 11am, then snow showers after 11am. High near 37. South southwest wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow showers. Low around 26. West wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Wednesday
Snow showers likely, mainly before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. West southwest wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 29. Light west wind. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Saturday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Sunday
A slight chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 27.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Monday
A chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 26.
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Point Forecast:
8 Miles WSW Essex MT
 48.21°N 113.77°W (Elev. 3560 ft)
9:43 am MST Feb 21, 2017
10am MST Feb 21, 2017-6pm MST Feb 27, 2017
 
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