A Large and Slow-Moving Storm System with Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain

A large storm system will slowly track from the south-central U.S. into the East the rest of the week with strong to severe thunderstorms and heavy rain with flooding. Today's threat for severe storms is across Texas toward the Arklatex and heavy rain with flooding from the south-central Plains into the Lower Mississippi Valley. Also, critical fire weather threats are present again in New Mexico. Read More >

Current conditions at

FORT BENTON (K79S)

Lat: 47.84511°NLon: 110.63648°WElev: 2869ft.

NA

37°F

3°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed WSW 10 MPH
Barometer 29.93 in (1013.55 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill30°F (-1°C)
Last update 20 May 02:15 AM MDT
Extended Forecast for

Fort Benton MT

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. West southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind 5 to 9 mph becoming south southwest in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. West southwest wind 8 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. West southwest wind 16 to 21 mph decreasing to 6 to 11 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. West wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of rain after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. East wind around 7 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of rain, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 18 to 23 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of rain before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 14 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain and
    Breezy then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of rain after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. West southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind 5 to 9 mph becoming south southwest in the evening.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. West southwest wind 8 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. West southwest wind 16 to 21 mph decreasing to 6 to 11 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. West wind around 6 mph.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. East wind around 7 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.
Friday
A slight chance of rain, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 18 to 23 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A slight chance of rain before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 14 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
Saturday
A slight chance of rain after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Sunday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Memorial Day
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Benton MT
 47.82°N 110.64°W (Elev. 2638 ft)
3:23 am MDT May 24, 2022
7am MDT May 24, 2022-6pm MDT May 30, 2022
 
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