Severe Weather and Flood Potential for the East; Fire Weather Concerns for the Southwest and Alaska

Severe thunderstorms and heavy rainfall will affect the eastern portions of the country today. Across the Pacific Northwest and northern Plains, showers with the chance for severe thunderstorms later today. For the Southwest and southern portions of Alaska, fire weather concerns expected today and could extend into the holiday weekend. Rip currents are possible for the east coast and Puerto Rico. Read More >

Current conditions at

Butte, Bert Mooney Airport (KBTM)

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

Overcast

50°F

10°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed N 0 MPH
Barometer 29.93 in (1013.55 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 May 07:00 AM MDT
Extended Forecast for

Butte MT

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest 12 to 17 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 43. Northwest wind 11 to 16 mph becoming light  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 43 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. West northwest wind 3 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 56 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  High near 49. Calm wind becoming north 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Showers

    High: 49 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 37 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  High near 46. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    High: 46 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers, mainly before midnight.  Snow level 7400 feet lowering to 6500 feet after midnight . Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 34 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 9am, then a slight chance of rain showers.  Snow level 6100 feet rising to 7200 feet in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest 12 to 17 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 43. Northwest wind 11 to 16 mph becoming light after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. West northwest wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm after midnight. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. High near 49. Calm wind becoming north 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Memorial Day
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. High near 46. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before midnight. Snow level 7400 feet lowering to 6500 feet after midnight . Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Tuesday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 9am, then a slight chance of rain showers. Snow level 6100 feet rising to 7200 feet in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
Butte MT
 46.01°N 112.52°W (Elev. 5522 ft)
5:40 am MDT May 27, 2022
7am MDT May 27, 2022-6pm MDT Jun 2, 2022
 
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