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Zone Forecast Product for Central and Southwest Montana
National Weather Service Great Falls MT
1004 AM MDT Mon Jul 17 2017

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


MTZ009-172200-
Northern Rocky Mountain Front-
Including the cities of Browning, Heart Butte, Dupuyer,
East Glacier Park, and Kiowa
1004 AM MDT Mon Jul 17 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Sunny. Areas of smoke. Highs 65 to 75. West
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 40 to 45. Southwest winds up to
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs 70 to 80. Southwest winds up to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 50. West winds up to
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs 75 to 85. West winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows
around 50. Highs 75 to 85.
.FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...Not as warm. Mostly clear. Highs 65 to
75. Lows 45 to 50.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs 70 to 80.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 50.
.SUNDAY...Sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs 75 to
80.

$$

MTZ048-172200-
Southern Rocky Mountain Front-
Including the cities of Bynum, Choteau, and Pendroy
1004 AM MDT Mon Jul 17 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Sunny. Areas of smoke. Highs 70 to 80. Southwest
winds up to 10 mph...becoming west this afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 50. Northwest winds up to
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs 75 to 85. Northwest winds up to 10 mph...
becoming southwest in the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear with a 20 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows 45 to 50. West winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs 75 to 85. West winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows
45 to 55. Highs 80 to 90.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Highs 75 to 85. Lows 45 to
55.

$$

MTZ010-172200-
Eastern Glacier-
Including the cities of Cut Bank and Santa Rita
1004 AM MDT Mon Jul 17 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Sunny. Areas of smoke. Highs in the mid 70s.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph...becoming west 5 to 15 mph this
afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs 75 to 80. Southwest winds up to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 50. West winds up to
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs 80 to 85. West winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows
50 to 55. Highs around 85.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Highs 75 to 80. Lows
around 50.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 50.
.SUNDAY...Sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs 80 to
85.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Cut Bank     77     45     82  /   0      0      0


$$

MTZ046-172200-
Eastern Pondera-
Including the cities of Brady, Conrad, and Ledger
1004 AM MDT Mon Jul 17 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Sunny. Areas of smoke. Highs around 80. West
winds up to 10 mph.
.TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 50. Northwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs 80 to 85. Northeast winds around 5 mph...
becoming southwest in the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. West winds up to
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs 85 to 90. West winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows
around 55. Highs 85 to 90.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Highs 80 to 85.
Lows 50 to 55.
.SUNDAY...Sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs around
85.

$$

MTZ049-172200-
Eastern Teton-
Including the cities of Fairfield, Dutton, and Power
1004 AM MDT Mon Jul 17 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Not as warm. Sunny. Areas of smoke. Highs around
80. South winds around 5 mph...becoming west this afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 50. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. North winds around
5 mph...becoming southwest in the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows 50 to 55. West winds up to
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs around 90. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows
around 55. Highs around 90.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Highs 85 to 90. Lows 50 to
55.

$$

MTZ044-172200-
Toole-
Including the cities of Devon, Shelby, Ethridge, and Galata
1004 AM MDT Mon Jul 17 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Sunny. Areas of smoke. Highs 75 to 80. West
winds up to 10 mph.
.TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 50. North winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs 80 to 85. East winds up to 10 mph...
becoming southwest in the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Northwest winds up
to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs 85 to 90. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows
around 55. Highs 85 to 90.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Highs 80 to 85.
Lows 50 to 55.
.SUNDAY...Sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs around
85.

$$

MTZ045-172200-
Liberty-
Including the cities of Chester, Joplin, Lothair, and Whitlash
1004 AM MDT Mon Jul 17 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Not as warm. Sunny. Areas of smoke. Highs 75 to
80. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Northeast winds 5 to
15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs 80 to 85. East winds 5 to 10 mph...
becoming southwest in the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 50 to 55. North winds up to
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs 85 to 90. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows
55 to 60. Highs 85 to 90.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Highs 80 to 85.
Lows around 55.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers.
Highs 85 to 90.

$$

MTZ011-172200-
Hill-
Including the cities of Havre and Rocky Boy
1004 AM MDT Mon Jul 17 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Not as warm. Sunny. Areas of smoke. Highs around
80. West winds up to 10 mph.
.TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. North winds 5 to
15 mph...becoming northeast 5 to 10 mph after midnight.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. East winds 5 to 10 mph...
becoming south in the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 55. Northwest winds up
to 10 mph...becoming northeast after midnight.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs 85 to 90. West winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 55.
Highs 90 to 95.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 55 to 60.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Highs 80 to 85.
Lows around 55.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 85 to 90.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Havre        82     50     88  /   0      0      0


$$

MTZ047-172200-
Blaine-
Including the cities of Chinook, Lloyd, Zurich, Harlem, Hogeland,
Hays, and Lodge Pole
1004 AM MDT Mon Jul 17 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Not as warm. Sunny. Areas of smoke. Highs around
80. West winds up to 10 mph.
.TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 50 to 55. North winds 5 to 10 mph...
becoming northeast after midnight.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs 80 to 85. East winds 5 to 10 mph...
becoming south 5 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms after midnight. Lows 55 to 60. Northwest winds up
to 10 mph...becoming north after midnight.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs 85 to 90. North winds up to 10 mph...
becoming west in the afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 55 to 60.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers.
Highs 85 to 95.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Highs
80 to 90.
.FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 55 to 60. Highs
80 to 90.

$$

MTZ013-172200-
Chouteau-
Including the cities of Floweree, Carter, and Fort Benton
1004 AM MDT Mon Jul 17 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Not as warm. Sunny. Areas of smoke. Highs 80 to
85. West winds up to 10 mph.
.TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 50 to 55. North winds 5 to 15 mph...
becoming northeast 5 to 10 mph after midnight.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs 85 to 90. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph...
becoming southwest in the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows 55 to 60. North winds up to
10 mph...becoming southwest after midnight.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs 85 to 95. Northwest winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows
55 to 60. Highs 90 to 95.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Highs 85 to 90. Lows 55 to
60.

$$

MTZ012-172200-
Cascade-
Including the city of Great Falls
1004 AM MDT Mon Jul 17 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Sunny. Areas of smoke. Highs 75 to 85. West
winds up to 10 mph.
.TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 50. North winds up to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs 80 to 90. West winds up to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows 50 to 55. Northwest winds up to
10 mph...becoming west after midnight.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs 85 to 90. Northwest winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows
around 55. Highs 85 to 95.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Highs 80 to 90. Lows 50 to
55.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Great Falls Arpt   83     49     87  /   0      0      0


$$

MTZ050-172200-
Judith Basin-
Including the cities of Raynesford, Geyser, Stanford, Windham,
Benchland, Hobson, and Moccasin
1004 AM MDT Mon Jul 17 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Sunny this late morning and early afternoon...
then becoming partly cloudy. Areas of smoke. Highs 70 to 80. East
winds up to 10 mph...becoming north this afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy in the evening...then becoming partly
cloudy. Lows 45 to 50. North winds 5 to 10 mph...becoming
southwest after midnight.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs 75 to 85. South winds 5 to 10 mph...
becoming west in the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows 50 to 55. North winds up to
10 mph...becoming southwest after midnight.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs 80 to 90. Northwest winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows
50 to 60. Highs 80 to 90.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Highs 75 to 85.
Lows 50 to 55.
.SUNDAY...Sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 75 to 85.

$$

MTZ051-172200-
Fergus-
Including the cities of Hilger and Lewistown
1004 AM MDT Mon Jul 17 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Sunny this late morning and early afternoon...
then becoming partly cloudy. Areas of smoke. Highs 75 to 85.
Northeast winds up to 10 mph.
.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy in the evening...then becoming partly
cloudy. Lows 50 to 55. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs 80 to 90. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows 55 to 60. Northeast winds up to
10 mph...becoming southwest after midnight.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs 85 to 90. Northwest winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 55 to
65. Highs 85 to 95.
.SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Highs 80 to 90. Lows
55 to 60.
.SUNDAY...Sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 80 to 90.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Lewistown    80     50     85  /  10     10     10


$$

MTZ014-172200-
Central and Southern Lewis and Clark-
Including the city of Helena
1004 AM MDT Mon Jul 17 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Sunny. Areas of smoke. Highs 70 to 80. West
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 45 to 50. North winds up to
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs 75 to 85. West winds up to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows 50 to 55. West winds up to
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs 80 to 90. West winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows
50 to 55. Highs 80 to 90.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Highs 75 to 85.
Lows 50 to 55.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs 80 to 90.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Helena       84     53     89  /   0     10      0


$$

MTZ052-172200-
Jefferson-
Including the cities of Montana City, Clancy, Boulder, Corbin,
Wickes, and Whitehall
1004 AM MDT Mon Jul 17 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Sunny this late morning and early afternoon...
then mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms early. Highs 70 to 80. South winds around 5 mph...
becoming northwest this afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the evening...then partly cloudy after midnight.
Lows 45 to 50. Northwest winds up to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs 75 to 85. West winds up to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 45 to 55. Northwest winds up
to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs 80 to 90. Northwest winds around
5 mph...becoming southwest in the afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows
50 to 55. Highs 80 to 90.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Highs 75 to 85. Lows 45 to
55.

$$

MTZ053-172200-
Broadwater-
Including the cities of Toston, Townsend, and Winston
1004 AM MDT Mon Jul 17 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Sunny this late morning and early afternoon...
then becoming partly cloudy. Highs 75 to 85. South winds around
5 mph...becoming northwest this afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the evening...then partly cloudy after midnight.
Lows 50 to 55. North winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs 80 to 90. Southeast winds around 5 mph...
becoming southwest in the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 50 to 55. North winds up to
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs 80 to 90. Southwest winds around
5 mph...becoming west in the afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows
50 to 55. Highs 85 to 95.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs 80 to 90.
.FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 50 to
55. Highs 75 to 85.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs 80 to 90.

$$

MTZ054-172200-
Meagher-
Including the cities of Martinsdale, Checkerboard, Ringling,
and White Sulphur Springs
1004 AM MDT Mon Jul 17 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Sunny this late morning and early afternoon...
then becoming mostly cloudy. Areas of smoke. Highs 70 to 80. West
winds up to 10 mph.
.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the evening...then partly cloudy after midnight.
Lows 45 to 50. North winds 5 to 10 mph...becoming east after
midnight.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs 75 to 85. Southeast winds up to 10 mph...
becoming west in the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows 45 to 50. North winds up to
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs 80 to 85. West winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows
45 to 55. Highs 80 to 90.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Highs 75 to 85. Lows 45 to
50.

$$

MTZ055-172200-
Gallatin-
Including the cities of Bozeman and Gallatin Gateway
1004 AM MDT Mon Jul 17 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Sunny with a slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms late this morning...then mostly cloudy with a
chance of showers and thunderstorms this afternoon. Highs 70 to
80. Southwest winds around 5 mph...becoming northwest this
afternoon. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the evening...then mostly clear after midnight.
Lows 45 to 50. North winds 5 to 10 mph...becoming southwest after
midnight.
.TUESDAY...Sunny in the morning...then becoming partly cloudy.
Highs 75 to 85. South winds around 5 mph...becoming west in the
afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 45 to 55. South winds up to
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs 80 to 90. West winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 50 to 55.
Highs 80 to 90.
.THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 55.
Highs 75 to 85.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Bozeman Airport   83     49     87  /  10     10      0
Bozeman MSU   81     51     84  /  20     20      0
West Yellowstone   79     40     80  /  30     30     10


$$

MTZ015-172200-
Madison-
Including the cities of Harrison, Pony, Waterloo, Cameron, Ennis,
Jeffers, and McAllister
1004 AM MDT Mon Jul 17 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers
and thunderstorms this late morning and early afternoon...then
mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms early.
Highs 70 to 80. West winds up to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation
50 percent.
.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the evening...then mostly clear after midnight.
Lows 45 to 50. North winds up to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny in the morning...then becoming partly cloudy.
Highs 75 to 85. Southwest winds up to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Southwest winds up
to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs 75 to 85. Southwest winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows
50 to 55. Highs 80 to 90.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Highs 75 to 85. Lows 45 to
50.

$$

MTZ008-172200-
Beaverhead-
Including the cities of Dewey, Wisdom, and Wise River
1004 AM MDT Mon Jul 17 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Sunny...then becoming partly cloudy early this
afternoon...then becoming mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms late this morning...then a slight chance of showers
and thunderstorms this afternoon. Highs 70 to 80. West winds up
to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the evening. Lows 45 to 50. Northeast winds up
to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs 75 to 80. Southwest winds up to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 50. West winds up to
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs 75 to 85. Southeast winds around
5 mph...becoming southwest in the afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to
50. Highs 75 to 85.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Highs 70 to 80. Lows
45 to 50.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Dillon       82     50     86  /  30     10      0


$$

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