Issued by NWS Missoula, MT
SXUS45 KMSO 052230
Recreation Forecast for Flathead Lake
National Weather Service Missoula MT
426 PM MDT Sun Jul 5 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.
...Lake Wind Advisory in effect until 9 PM MDT this evening...
.Today...Windy. Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms in the morning...then isolated thunderstorms in the
afternoon. Highs in the lower 70s. Northeast winds 20 to 30 mph
decreasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Chance of
precipitation 40 percent. Waves 1 to 3 feet...locally up to
.Tonight...Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming clear. Lows
in the mid 50s. Northeast winds around 15 mph in the evening
becoming light. Waves around 1 foot...locally up to 2 feet.
.Monday...Sunny. Highs around 80. Variable winds up to 10 mph.
Waves up to one foot.
.Monday Night...Mostly clear. A 20 percent chance of showers
after midnight. Lows around 60. Variable winds up to 10 mph.
Waves less than 1 foot.
.Tuesday...Partly sunny. A slight chance of showers in the
morning...then a chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs
around 80. Variable winds up to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation
40 percent. Waves less than 1 foot.