Arctic Cold Front to Bring Areas of Heavy Snow and Much Below Normal Temperatures to the Central U.S.

A strong cold front will sag south across the central U.S. today through this weekend with heavy snow and gusty winds from the northern Rockies into the central Plains, Great Lakes, and eventually the Northeast. Much below normal temperatures will spread across much of the northwest and north-central U.S. this weekend into next week. Heavy rain near the Gulf may bring flooding in the South. Read More >

Current conditions at

Missoula, Missoula International Airport (KMSO)

Lat: 46.92083°NLon: 114.0925°WElev: 3199ft.

light snow,mist

34°F

1°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed N 0 MPH
Barometer 29.86 in (1011.18 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 2.00 mi
Last update 27 Jan 01:02 PM MST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SW Missoula MT

Winter Storm Warning until January 28, 01:00pm
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Winter Storm Warning
  •  
    Winter Storm Warning until January 28, 01:00pm

    NOW until
    1:00pm Sat

    Winter Storm Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow.  High near 36. Northwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow

    High: 36 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow.  Patchy blowing snow after 5am. Low around 14. Northeast wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 12 to 17 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 14 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely, mainly before 11am.  Patchy blowing snow. Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 9 by 5pm. Wind chill values as low as -10. Breezy, with an east wind 24 to 29 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 22 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around -10. Wind chill values as low as -21. East wind 8 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: -10 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny and cold, with a high near 6. East wind around 7 mph.

    Cold

    High: 6 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -12.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -12 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 12.

    Sunny

    High: 12 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -2 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow. High near 36. Northwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow. Patchy blowing snow after 5am. Low around 14. Northeast wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 12 to 17 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Saturday
Snow likely, mainly before 11am. Patchy blowing snow. Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 9 by 5pm. Wind chill values as low as -10. Breezy, with an east wind 24 to 29 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around -10. Wind chill values as low as -21. East wind 8 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Sunday
Sunny and cold, with a high near 6. East wind around 7 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -12.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 12.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SW Missoula MT
 46.82°N 114.05°W (Elev. 3343 ft)
8:10 am MST Jan 27, 2023
1pm MST Jan 27, 2023-6pm MST Feb 2, 2023
 
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