Snow & Ice for the Southern Rockies & Plains; Hurricane Zeta Heading Toward the Northern Gulf Coast

Heavy snow will continue over the southern Rockies and High Plains Tuesday along with record cold temperatures. Meanwhile, significant icing is expected from the southern Texas Panhandle across central Oklahoma. Zeta is forecast to bring hurricane conditions and life-threatening storm surge along portions of the northern Gulf Coast on Wednesday. Critical fire weather will continue out West. Read More >

Current conditions at

Essex US-2 MP 179.9 (MTESX)

Lat: 48.28176°NLon: 113.60657°WElev: 3848ft.

unknown precip

22°F

-6°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed NA 0 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 18°F (-8°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 26 Oct 09:17 PM MDT
Extended Forecast for

10 Miles ENE Bigfork MT

Air Stagnation Advisory until October 29, 12:00pm
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Air Stagnation Advisory
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    Air Stagnation Advisory until October 29, 12:00pm

    NOW until
    12:00pm Thu

    Air Stagnation Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. West southwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 15 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of snow before noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 25. West southwest wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 25 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. West southwest wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of flurries with a slight chance of snow.  Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Southwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 29 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Southwest wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 26 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 31.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 31 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 29.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 29 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of snow after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    High: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. West southwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of snow before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 25. West southwest wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. West southwest wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of flurries with a slight chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Southwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Southwest wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 31.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29.
Friday
A slight chance of snow after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.
Friday Night
A slight chance of snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 31.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.
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Point Forecast:
10 Miles ENE Bigfork MT
 48.11°N 113.88°W (Elev. 6719 ft)
2:20 pm MDT Oct 26, 2020
10pm MDT Oct 26, 2020-6pm MST Nov 2, 2020
 
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