Heavy Rainfall Continues Over Parts of the Southeast; Critical Fire Weather Conditions in the West

Locally heavy rainfall and the risk of strong to severe thunderstorms will continue over parts of the Southeast into Friday. Meanwhile, gusty winds and low humidity will result in critical fire weather conditions for portions of the Northern Rockies, High Plains, and Great Basin. A series of low pressure systems will advance into the Pacific Northwest and bring unsettled weather into the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Essex US-2 MP 179.9 (MTESX)

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

N/A

43°F

6°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed ESE 0 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 24 Sep 11:45 PM MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NW Essex MT

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. West southwest wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 37 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of rain showers before 8am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 8am and 10am, then rain showers after 10am.  Snow level 7100 feet rising to 7600 feet in the afternoon. High near 46. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 23 to 28 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Showers

    High: 46 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers.  Snow level 7800 feet lowering to 6600 feet after midnight . Low around 34. Windy, with a west southwest wind 26 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Windy.
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of snow showers before 3pm, then a chance of rain showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 22 to 29 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 42 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain showers before 9pm, then a chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 19 to 24 mph decreasing to 13 to 18 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy then
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 34 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of snow showers before noon, then a slight chance of rain showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 48 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. West southwest wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Friday
A slight chance of rain showers before 8am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 8am and 10am, then rain showers after 10am. Snow level 7100 feet rising to 7600 feet in the afternoon. High near 46. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 23 to 28 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Friday Night
Showers. Snow level 7800 feet lowering to 6600 feet after midnight . Low around 34. Windy, with a west southwest wind 26 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday
A chance of snow showers before 3pm, then a chance of rain showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 22 to 29 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain showers before 9pm, then a chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 19 to 24 mph decreasing to 13 to 18 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday
A slight chance of snow showers before noon, then a slight chance of rain showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 60.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 61.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 41.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NW Essex MT
 48.32°N 113.7°W (Elev. 6401 ft)
6:10 pm MDT Sep 24, 2020
12am MDT Sep 25, 2020-6pm MDT Sep 30, 2020
 
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