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Zone Forecast Product for Central and Southwest Montana
National Weather Service Great Falls MT
1002 AM MDT Thu Aug 17 2017

Spot temperatures and probabilities of measurable precipitation
are for the rest of today, tonight, and Friday.


MTZ009-172200-
Northern Rocky Mountain Front-
Including the cities of Browning, Heart Butte, Dupuyer,
East Glacier Park, and Kiowa
1002 AM MDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Sunny. Highs 70 to 80. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TONIGHT...Cooler. Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 50. West winds 5 to
15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Breezy, sunny. Highs 70 to 80. Southwest winds 10 to
15 mph...becoming west 15 to 25 mph in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Breezy. Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 50. West winds
15 to 25 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny in the morning...then becoming partly cloudy.
Highs 65 to 75. Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 45. Highs
65 to 75.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 45.
.MONDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Highs 70 to 80. Lows
45 to 50.

$$

MTZ048-172200-
Southern Rocky Mountain Front-
Including the cities of Bynum, Choteau, and Pendroy
1002 AM MDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Sunny. Areas of smoke. Highs 70 to 80. West
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TONIGHT...Cooler. Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 50. West winds 5 to
15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Warmer, sunny. Highs 80 to 90. West winds 10 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Breezy. Mostly clear. Lows 50 to 55. West winds
15 to 25 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs 70 to 80. West winds 10 to 20 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 50. Highs
70 to 80.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 45 to 50.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Highs 70 to 80. Lows
45 to 50.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Highs 75 to 85. Lows
around 50.

$$

MTZ010-172200-
Eastern Glacier-
Including the cities of Cut Bank and Santa Rita
1002 AM MDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Sunny. Highs 75 to 80. Northwest winds 10 to
15 mph.
.TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Breezy, sunny. Highs 80 to 85. West winds 10 to
15 mph...increasing to 15 to 25 mph in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Breezy. Mostly clear. Lows around 50. West winds
15 to 25 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny in the morning...then becoming partly cloudy.
Highs around 75. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 45. Highs
around 75.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 45.
.MONDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Highs 75 to 85. Lows
45 to 50.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Cut Bank     83     49     86  /   0      0      0


$$

MTZ046-172200-
Eastern Pondera-
Including the cities of Brady, Conrad, and Ledger
1002 AM MDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Sunny. Highs 80 to 85. Northwest winds 10 to
20 mph.
.TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs 85 to 90. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph...
becoming west 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph in the
afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 50 to 55. West winds 10 to
20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs around 80. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 50. Highs
75 to 80.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 45 to 50.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Highs around 80. Lows
around 50.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Highs 85 to 90. Lows
50 to 55.

$$

MTZ049-172200-
Eastern Teton-
Including the cities of Fairfield, Dutton, and Power
1002 AM MDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Sunny. Areas of smoke. Highs 80 to 85. Northwest
winds 10 to 20 mph.
.TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Northwest winds 10 to
15 mph...becoming west 5 to 15 mph after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs around 90. West winds 5 to 15 mph. Gusts
up to 30 mph in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. West winds 10 to
20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Not as warm. Sunny. Highs around 80. West winds 5 to
15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Highs
around 80.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 45 to 50.
.MONDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Highs 80 to 90. Lows
50 to 55.

$$

MTZ044-172200-
Toole-
Including the cities of Devon, Shelby, Ethridge, and Galata
1002 AM MDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Sunny. Highs 80 to 85. Northwest winds 10 to
20 mph.
.TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 50 to 55. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs 85 to 90. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph...
becoming west 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph in the
afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Breezy. Mostly clear. Lows 50 to 55. West winds
15 to 25 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs 75 to 80. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Highs
75 to 80.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 50.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Highs around 80. Lows
around 50.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Highs 85 to 90. Lows
50 to 55.

$$

MTZ045-172200-
Liberty-
Including the cities of Chester, Joplin, Lothair, and Whitlash
1002 AM MDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Breezy, sunny. Highs 80 to 85. Northwest winds
15 to 25 mph.
.TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 50 to 55. Northwest winds 10 to
15 mph with gusts up to 30 mph...becoming southwest after
midnight.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs 85 to 90. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 50 to 55. West winds 10 to
20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs 75 to 80. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Highs
75 to 80.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 50.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Highs 75 to 85. Lows
around 50.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Highs 85 to 90. Lows
50 to 55.

$$

MTZ011-172200-
Hill-
Including the cities of Havre and Rocky Boy
1002 AM MDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Sunny. Highs 80 to 85. Northwest winds 10 to
15 mph.
.TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 50 to 55. North winds 10 to
15 mph...becoming south after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs 90 to 95. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 55. West winds 10 to
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Not as warm. Sunny. Highs around 80. Northwest winds
5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 50 to 55. Highs
75 to 80.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 50.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 80 to 85.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Highs
85 to 90.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 55.
Highs 85 to 90.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Havre        87     52     92  /   0      0      0


$$

MTZ047-172200-
Blaine-
Including the cities of Chinook, Lloyd, Zurich, Harlem, Hogeland,
Hays, and Lodge Pole
1002 AM MDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Partly cloudy late this morning...then becoming
sunny. Highs 80 to 85. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TONIGHT...Cooler. Mostly clear. Lows 50 to 55. North winds 10 to
15 mph...becoming southeast after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs 85 to 90. South winds 5 to 10 mph...
becoming west 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 55 to 60. West winds up to
10 mph...increasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs 80 to 85. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 50 to 55. Highs
around 80.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 50 to 55.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 80 to 85.
.MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 50 to 55.
Highs 85 to 90.

$$

MTZ013-172200-
Chouteau-
Including the cities of Floweree, Carter, and Fort Benton
1002 AM MDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Sunny. Highs 85 to 90. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 50 to 55. Northwest winds 5 to
15 mph...becoming south after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs 90 to 95. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 55. West winds 10 to
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs 80 to 85. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 50 to 55.
Highs 80 to 90.

$$

MTZ012-172200-
Cascade-
Including the city of Great Falls
1002 AM MDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Sunny. Areas of smoke. Highs 80 to 85. West
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 50 to 55. Northwest winds 5 to
15 mph...becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs 80 to 90. Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 50 to 55. Southwest winds 5 to
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs 80 to 85. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 50.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Highs 75 to 85. Lows
around 50.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Highs 80 to 90. Lows
50 to 55.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Great Falls Arpt   85     52     91  /   0      0      0


$$

MTZ050-172200-
Judith Basin-
Including the cities of Raynesford, Geyser, Stanford, Windham,
Benchland, Hobson, and Moccasin
1002 AM MDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Sunny. Areas of smoke. Highs 70 to 80. Northwest
winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Northwest winds 5 to
15 mph...becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Warmer, sunny. Highs 80 to 90. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 50 to 55. West winds 5 to
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs 75 to 85. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 50.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs 70 to 80.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 45 to 50.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers.
Highs 75 to 80.
.MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 50 to 55.
Highs 80 to 85.

$$

MTZ051-172200-
Fergus-
Including the cities of Hilger and Lewistown
1002 AM MDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Sunny. Highs 80 to 90. Northwest winds 10 to
15 mph.
.TONIGHT...Clear. Lows 50 to 55. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph...
becoming southwest after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs 85 to 90. Southwest winds up to 10 mph...
becoming west in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 55 to 60. West winds 5 to
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs 80 to 85. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 50 to 55.
Highs 75 to 85.
.MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 50 to 55.
Highs 85 to 90.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Lewistown    82     51     88  /   0      0      0


$$

MTZ014-172200-
Central and Southern Lewis and Clark-
Including the city of Helena
1002 AM MDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Sunny. Areas of smoke. Highs 75 to 85. West
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TONIGHT...Cooler. Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 50. West winds 5 to
15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs 80 to 90. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Breezy. Mostly clear. Lows 50 to 55. West winds
15 to 25 mph...diminishing to 5 to 15 mph after midnight.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs 75 to 85. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 45 to 50.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Highs 70 to 80. Lows
45 to 50.
.MONDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Highs 75 to 85. Lows
50 to 55.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Helena       87     53     90  /   0      0      0


$$

MTZ052-172200-
Jefferson-
Including the cities of Montana City, Clancy, Boulder, Corbin,
Wickes, and Whitehall
1002 AM MDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Sunny. Areas of smoke. Highs 75 to 85. Northwest
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TONIGHT...Clear. Lows 45 to 50. West winds up to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs 80 to 90. Southwest winds around 5 mph...
becoming west 5 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 55. West winds 10 to
15 mph...diminishing to up to 10 mph after midnight.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs 75 to 85. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 45 to 50.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs 75 to 85.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 45 to 50.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Highs 75 to 85. Lows
45 to 50.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 50 to 55.
Highs 75 to 85.

$$

MTZ053-172200-
Broadwater-
Including the cities of Toston, Townsend, and Winston
1002 AM MDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Sunny. Areas of smoke. Highs 75 to 85. Northwest
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Northwest winds 5 to
10 mph...becoming southwest after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs 80 to 90. South winds around 5 mph...
becoming west in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 50 to 55. West winds 5 to
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs 80 to 85. West winds up to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 50 to 55.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs 75 to 85.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 50 to 55.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Highs 75 to 85. Lows
50 to 55.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Highs 80 to 90. Lows
50 to 55.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 80 to 85.

$$

MTZ054-172200-
Meagher-
Including the cities of Martinsdale, Checkerboard, Ringling,
and White Sulphur Springs
1002 AM MDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Sunny. Areas of smoke. Highs 75 to 80. Northwest
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 50. West winds up to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs 75 to 85. Southwest winds up to 10 mph...
becoming west in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 50. West winds 5 to
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny in the morning...then becoming partly cloudy.
Highs 75 to 85. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 45 to
50. Highs 75 to 80.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Highs 75 to 85.
Lows 45 to 50.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 80 to 85.

$$

MTZ055-172200-
Gallatin-
Including the cities of Bozeman and Gallatin Gateway
1002 AM MDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Sunny. Areas of smoke. Highs 70 to 80. Northwest
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TONIGHT...Colder. Mostly clear. Lows 40 to 50. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph...becoming south after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs 75 to 85. South winds up to 10 mph...
becoming west in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 50. South winds up to
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny in the morning...then becoming partly cloudy.
Highs 75 to 85. West winds up to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 45 to 50.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs 70 to 80.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 45 to 50.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Highs 75 to 85. Lows
45 to 50.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 45 to 50.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Highs 75 to 85.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Bozeman Airport   83     49     88  /   0      0      0
Bozeman MSU   80     50     87  /   0      0      0
West Yellowstone   75     37     77  /   0      0      0


$$

MTZ015-172200-
Madison-
Including the cities of Harrison, Pony, Waterloo, Cameron, Ennis,
Jeffers, and McAllister
1002 AM MDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Sunny. Highs 70 to 80. Northwest winds 5 to
15 mph.
.TONIGHT...Clear. Lows 45 to 50. North winds 5 to 10 mph...
becoming southwest after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs 75 to 85. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 50. South winds 5 to
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs 75 to 85. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 45 to 50.
Highs 70 to 80.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 50.
.TUESDAY...Sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs 75 to
85.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 45 to 50.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy with a chance of showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms. Highs 70 to 80. Chance of precipitation
40 percent.

$$

MTZ008-172200-
Beaverhead-
Including the cities of Dewey, Wisdom, and Wise River
1002 AM MDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Sunny. Highs 70 to 75. Northwest winds 5 to
15 mph.
.TONIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 40s. North winds 5 to 10 mph...
becoming southwest after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs 70 to 80. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 50. Southwest winds 5 to
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs 75 to 80. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 50.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 70 to 80. Lows
45 to 50.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 50. Highs
70 to 80.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 45 to 50.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Highs 70 to 80.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Dillon       79     47     85  /   0      0      0


$$

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