Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A significant winter storm continues to impact much of the West with heavy mountain snow and widespread damaging winds, including dangerous, blizzard conditions in the Sierra Nevada. In the Central and Southern High Plains, an expansive area of warm, dry, and windy conditions is leading to a large area of elevated to high-end critical fire-weather conditions. Read More >

Current conditions at

Butte, Bert Mooney Airport (KBTM)

Lat: 45.95472°NLon: 112.4975°WElev: 5545.0ft.

Overcast

21°F

-6°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed NNE 3 MPH
Barometer 29.5 in (998.99 mb)
Dewpoint 12°F (-11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 03 Mar 03:05 AM MST
Extended Forecast for

Butte MT

Winter Weather Advisory until March 3, 05:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until March 3, 05:00am

    NOW until
    5:00am Sun

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 30 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. West northwest wind around 6 mph.  Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 10 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. North wind 5 to 13 mph becoming west in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 27 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. South southeast wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 7 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of snow after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 27. South southeast wind 5 to 13 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 27 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 9 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    High: 29 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 10 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of snow.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 28 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. West northwest wind around 6 mph. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. North wind 5 to 13 mph becoming west in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. South southeast wind around 6 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of snow after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 27. South southeast wind 5 to 13 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.
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Point Forecast:
Butte MT
 46.01°N 112.52°W (Elev. 5522 ft)
8:40 pm MST Mar 2, 2024
3am MST Mar 3, 2024-6pm MST Mar 9, 2024
 
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