Wintry Weather Across the Northern Tier of the U.S.; Fire Weather Concerns in California

Wintry weather is expected from the Northern Plains to Upper Great Lakes with periods of snow and freezing rain. Another system will bring more snow to the Northern Rockies and Northern Plains Wednesday night into Thursday. Meanwhile, fire weather and air quality concerns persist for portions of the Western U.S., including California. Temperatures will run above normal over much of the East. Read More >

Current conditions at

Billings, Billings Logan International Airport (KBIL)

Lat: 45.80694°NLon: 108.54222°WElev: 3648ft.

Mostly Clear

2°C

36°F

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed NNE 11 MPH
Barometer 30.06 in (1017.95 mb)
Dewpoint 0°C (32°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-2°C (28°F)
Last update 20 Oct 12:35 PM MDT
Extended Forecast for

Billings MT

Winter Storm Watch October 21, 06:00pm until October 22, 06:00pm
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Winter Storm Watch
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 5. West wind 8 to 11 km/h becoming east.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 5 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of snow and freezing rain after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. East northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Wintry Mix

    Low: -2 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of snow and freezing rain before 9am, then a chance of rain and snow between 9am and noon, then rain likely after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 6. Calm wind becoming east northeast 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix then Rain
    Likely

    High: 6 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain before 9pm, then rain and snow between 9pm and midnight, then snow after midnight. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around -6. East northeast wind 13 to 18 km/h becoming north 21 to 26 km/h after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of around 9 centimeters.

    Rain/Snow
    then Heavy
    Snow

    Low: -6 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow, mainly before noon.  High near -2. North northwest wind 14 to 23 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around 7 centimeters.

    Snow then
    Chance Snow

    High: -2 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -13.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -13 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of snow after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near -4.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    High: -4 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow.  Low around -10. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow

    Low: -10 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow.  High near -6. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow

    High: -6 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 5. West wind 8 to 11 km/h becoming east.
Tonight
A chance of snow and freezing rain after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. East northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.
Wednesday
A chance of snow and freezing rain before 9am, then a chance of rain and snow between 9am and noon, then rain likely after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 6. Calm wind becoming east northeast 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Wednesday Night
Rain before 9pm, then rain and snow between 9pm and midnight, then snow after midnight. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around -6. East northeast wind 13 to 18 km/h becoming north 21 to 26 km/h after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of around 9 centimeters.
Thursday
Snow, mainly before noon. High near -2. North northwest wind 14 to 23 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around 7 centimeters.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -13.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of snow after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -4.
Friday Night
Snow. Low around -10. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday
Snow. High near -6. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
Snow likely, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around -15. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -7.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -17.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -4.
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Point Forecast:
Billings MT
 45.79°N 108.5°W (Elev. 975 m)
9:18 am MDT Oct 20, 2020
12pm MDT Oct 20, 2020-6pm MDT Oct 26, 2020
 
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