Wet Pattern Continues From the Northwest To Rockies; Major Storm System To Develop On Thursday Across Southern Plains

A vigorous system will slide from the Northwest to the Rockies on Wednesday to keep intact the wet pattern across the extended region. Heavy to excessive rain, intense mountain snow and high winds are possible before the next system arrives on Friday. The same system will evolve into a major storm on Thursday across the southern Plains for a widespread rain event for the South and East. Read More >

Current conditions at

Loma US-87 MP 53.1 (MTLOM)

Lat: 47.95103°NLon: 110.50477°WElev: 2700ft.

NA

49°F

9°C

Humidity 36%
Wind Speed SSW 29 G 36 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 12 Dec 12:08 am MST
Extended Forecast for

Fort Benton MT

High Wind Warning December 12, 06:00am until December 12, 05:00pm
Click here for hazard details and duration
High Wind Warning
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Cloudy early, then becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 33. Breezy, with a southwest wind 17 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before noon.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 44. Windy, with a west wind 22 to 27 mph increasing to 29 to 34 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.  Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance Snow
    and Windy

    High: 44 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 26. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 14 to 19 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 37 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 26 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Breezy, with a southwest wind 18 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 47 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. Southwest wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 52 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Cloudy early, then becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 33. Breezy, with a southwest wind 17 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 44. Windy, with a west wind 22 to 27 mph increasing to 29 to 34 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 14 to 19 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 37 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Breezy, with a southwest wind 18 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. Southwest wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 48.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 50.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Fort Benton MT
 47.82°N 110.64°W (Elev. 2638 ft)
8:56 pm MST Dec 11, 2018
12am MST Dec 12, 2018-6pm MST Dec 17, 2018
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database