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Current conditions at

Helena Regional Airport (KHLN)

Lat: 46.60445°NLon: 111.9892°WElev: 3874ft.

Fair

35°F

2°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed WSW 8 MPH
Barometer 30.10 in (1021.8 mb)
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill28°F (-2°C)
Last update 19 Apr 3:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NE Helena MT

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Calm wind becoming north northeast 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. North northeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 63. Calm wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 37. West wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain showers before 4am, then a chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow showers likely before 7am, then rain and snow showers likely between 7am and noon, then a chance of rain showers after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Calm wind becoming north northeast 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. North northeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 63. Calm wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37. West wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain showers before 4am, then a chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Monday
Snow showers likely before 7am, then rain and snow showers likely between 7am and noon, then a chance of rain showers after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 59.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NE Helena MT
 46.63°N 111.93°W (Elev. 3757 ft)
3:59 am MDT Apr 19, 2018
4am MDT Apr 19, 2018-6pm MDT Apr 25, 2018
 
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