Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Great Falls, MT
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Montana Weather Summary
National Weather Service Great Falls MT
340 PM MDT SAT MAY 28 2016
An upper level low pressure system centered over southwest British
Columbia sent a disturbance across Montana today. A few showers and
thunderstorms formed near the Montana-North Dakota border this
afternoon...but these have mostly moved into the Dakotas.
At 3 PM, temperatures ranged from 52 at West Yellowstone to 71 at
Miles City. Skies were mostly cloudy across the state with a few
lingering thunderstorms remaining over extreme northeast Montana.
Winds were mainly westerly with several locations reporting gusts
from 25 to 35 miles an hour.
Tonight and Sunday the state will be under a westerly flow aloft
with moisture moving into western Montana Sunday afternoon. This
will result in widespread showers and thunderstorms west of the
Temperatures overnight will be in the lower 30s west of the divide
and mid 30s to mid 40s over the rest of the state. High temperatures
Sunday will be mostly in the 60s except in the 70s over eastern