Issued by NWS Missoula, MT
SXUS45 KMSO 242330
Recreation Forecast for Flathead Lake
National Weather Service Missoula MT
427 PM MST Tue Nov 24 2015
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.
...Winter Storm Warning in effect until 5 AM MST Wednesday...
.Tonight...Windy...cloudy. A chance of snow in the evening...then
a slight chance of snow after midnight. Lows 15 to 20. North
winds 15 to 30 mph with gusts to around 50 mph. Chance of snow
40 percent. Waves 3 to 5 feet...locally up to 6 feet.
.Wednesday...Windy. Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of snow
in the morning...then sunny in the afternoon. Highs in the mid
20s. Northeast winds 15 to 30 mph. Gusts up to 50 mph decreasing
to 40 mph in the afternoon. Waves 3 to 5 feet...locally up to
.Wednesday Night...Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow showers in the
evening...then snow showers likely after midnight. Snow
accumulation up to 3 inches. Lows near 20. Variable winds up to
10 mph. Chance of snow 60 percent. Waves 1 to 3 feet...locally up
to 4 feet.
.Thanksgiving Day...Partly sunny. Snow showers likely in the
morning...then a chance of snow showers in the afternoon. Snow
accumulation up to 1 inch. Highs around 30. Variable winds up to
10 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in the morning. Chance of snow
60 percent. Waves 1 to 3 feet...locally up to 4 feet subsiding to
around 1 foot...locally up to 2 feet in the late morning and