Midwest Heavy Rain and Severe Storms; Poor Air Quality and Elevated Fire Threats In the Northwest; Hurricane Lane Rolls Through Central Pacific

An area of low pressure is expected to lift up through the Midwest and intensify, while producing possible excessive rainfall and severe storms across the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio/Tennessee Valleys. Smoke from wildfires will continue to create poor air quality across parts of Western region. Hurricane Lane continues to move west through the Central Pacific, well east-southeast of Hawaii. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Butte, Bert Mooney Airport (KBTM)

Lat: 45.95472°NLon: 112.4975°WElev: 5545ft.

Haze

52°F

11°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed S 5 MPH
Barometer 30.15 in
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 3:05 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Butte MT

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Widespread haze. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. East wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 46 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  Widespread haze. High near 63. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast 12 to 17 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Widespread haze. Cloudy, with a low around 42. East northeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon.  Widespread haze. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. East northeast wind around 6 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Haze

    High: 69 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Widespread haze. Mostly clear, with a low around 41. East wind around 6 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Haze

    Low: 41 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Widespread haze. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Haze then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Widespread haze. Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Haze

    Low: 44 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Widespread haze. Sunny, with a high near 79.

    Haze

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Widespread haze. Mostly clear, with a low around 43.

    Haze

    Low: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Widespread haze. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. East wind around 5 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Widespread haze. High near 63. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast 12 to 17 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Widespread haze. Cloudy, with a low around 42. East northeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon. Widespread haze. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. East northeast wind around 6 mph.
Tuesday Night
Widespread haze. Mostly clear, with a low around 41. East wind around 6 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Widespread haze. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Widespread haze. Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Thursday
Widespread haze. Sunny, with a high near 79.
Thursday Night
Widespread haze. Mostly clear, with a low around 43.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Butte MT
 46.01°N 112.52°W (Elev. 5474 ft)
3:09 am MDT Aug 20, 2018
3am MDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm MDT Aug 26, 2018
 
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