Heavy Precipitation for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for the Southwest High Plains

A Moderate Risk of Excessive Rainfall remains in effect along portions of coastal southern California today. Heavy rain, gusty winds and heavy mountain snow in California are expected to become less intense by Wednesday. Meanwhile, a warming trend is expected to expand from the Great Plains into the Midwest through midweek. Fire weather concerns increase Wednesday for the Southwest High Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Kalispell, Glacier Park International Airport (KGPI)

Lat: 48.30417°NLon: 114.26361°WElev: 2972.0ft.

Partly Cloudy

34°F

1°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed N 0 MPH
Barometer 29.92 in (1013.21 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 20 Feb 07:00 PM MST
Extended Forecast for

Whitefish MT

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain before 11pm, then a slight chance of rain or freezing rain between 11pm and 2am, then a slight chance of rain, snow, and freezing rain after 2am.  Widespread fog, mainly after 9pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix and Fog

    Low: 31 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of rain and snow between 11am and 1pm, then a slight chance of rain after 1pm.  Widespread fog before 3pm, then patchy fog after 4pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Fog

    High: 39 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Widespread fog, mainly after 10pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Light and variable wind.

    Fog

    Low: 31 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of rain and snow before 11am, then a chance of rain.  Widespread fog, mainly before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Fog then
    Chance Rain

    High: 41 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 41.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of rain and snow after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 28 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain and snow before 11am, then a chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 42 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain before 8pm, then a chance of rain and snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 30 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of rain before 11pm, then a slight chance of rain or freezing rain between 11pm and 2am, then a slight chance of rain, snow, and freezing rain after 2am. Widespread fog, mainly after 9pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Wednesday
A slight chance of rain and snow between 11am and 1pm, then a slight chance of rain after 1pm. Widespread fog before 3pm, then patchy fog after 4pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
Widespread fog, mainly after 10pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Light and variable wind.
Thursday
A slight chance of rain and snow before 11am, then a chance of rain. Widespread fog, mainly before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 41.
Friday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow before 11am, then a chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain before 8pm, then a chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow before 11am, then rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42.
Sunday Night
Rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Monday
Snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34.
Monday Night
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Tuesday
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.
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Point Forecast:
Whitefish MT
 48.4°N 114.35°W (Elev. 3058 ft)
2:40 pm MST Feb 20, 2024
7pm MST Feb 20, 2024-6pm MST Feb 27, 2024
 
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