Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Missoula, MT

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Recreation Forecast for Flathead Lake
National Weather Service Missoula MT
706 AM MST Wed Jan 17 2018

Note: The experimental wave height forecasts are representative of
the mid lake waters and downwind shores. Wave heights may be
significantly less on upwind shores.

...Dense Fog Advisory in effect until 10 AM MST this morning...

.Today...Mostly cloudy. Areas of freezing fog in the morning. A
slight chance of sprinkles and flurries in the morning. Highs in
the upper 30s. Variable winds up to 10 mph becoming south around
15 mph in the afternoon. Waves up to one foot.
.Tonight...Breezy. Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain...snow and a
slight chance of light freezing rain after midnight. Lows around
30. South winds 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up to 40 mph after midnight.
Chance of precipitation 40 percent. Waves around 1 foot...locally
up to 2 feet building to 1 to 2 feet...locally up to 3 feet early
in the morning.
.Thursday...Rain and a slight chance of light freezing rain in
the morning...then rain in the afternoon. Highs around 40. South
winds around 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in the morning. Chance of
precipitation near 100 percent. Waves 1 to 2 feet...locally up to
3 feet subsiding to around 1 foot...locally up to 2 feet in the
afternoon.
.Thursday Night...Cloudy. Rain and snow likely in the evening...
then a chance of rain and snow after midnight. Snow accumulation
up to 1 inch. Lows in the upper 20s. South winds around 15 mph in
the evening becoming light. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
Waves around 1 foot...locally up to 2 feet.
.Friday...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of snow. Highs
in the mid 30s. Variable winds up to 10 mph. Waves up to one
foot.





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