Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS
AWUS85 KTFX 192318
Montana Weather Summary
National Weather Service Great Falls MT
415 PM MST Sun Feb 19 2017
A disturbance in the continued moist southwest flow aloft kept rain
and snow showers over Western and Central Montana this afternoon,
mainly over the mountains. Areas of fog also lingered into the
afternoon across Northeast Montana. Skies elsewhere remained mostly
cloudy. Winds were generally light across the state, except for
winds gusting to 30 mph along the east slopes of the Rockies.
At 4 pm...temperatures had warmed mostly into the 40s to lower 50s,
with areas of 30s in Northeast and Southwest Montana. The coolest
reading was 32 degrees at West Yellowstone, while the warm spots
were Fort Benton and Jordan at 54 degrees.
Overnight...the disturbance will bring a few showers to Eastern
Montana, while the showers decrease farther west. Patchy fog will
also linger throughout the night over Northeast Montana. Breezy
southwest winds will keep overnight temperatures above normal, as
lows will likely fall into the 20s to mid 30s.