Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS
AWUS85 KBYZ 211026
Montana Weather Summary
National Weather Service Billings MT
426 AM MDT Fri Oct 21 2016
Westerly flow aloft overnight pushed moisture into western Montana
but the continental divide kept the eastern half of the state
mostly dry. The most precipitation reported overnight was at
Kalispell with 12 hundredths (.12). Missoula also reported
measurable moisture with 7 hundredths (.07) while stations in
northeast Montana reported just a trace.
At 4 a.m. temperatures were mild across the state with a number of
sites reporting readings in the 50s which is about 15 to 20
degrees above normal. Coldest was Kalispell at 35. The warm spot
was Lewistown at 54.
Most the state will be dry today while northwest Montana sees some
shower activity. Temperatures will be in the 50s and 60s.