Thunderstorms Along the Eastern Seaboard; Major Winter Storm to Impact the West

A line of thunderstorms will continue to push across the east coast Wednesday evening. A few of these storms may become strong to severe with the main threat being damaging winds. Meanwhile on the west coast, another significant winter storm is expected to begin late Wednesday and last through the weekend. Impacts include heavy mountain snow, heavy rain and gusty winds. Read More >

Current conditions at

Butte, Bert Mooney Airport (KBTM)

Lat: 45.95472°NLon: 112.4975°WElev: 5545.0ft.

Partly Cloudy

34°F

1°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed SSE 11 MPH
Barometer 29.84 in (1010.5 mb)
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill26°F (-3°C)
Last update 28 Feb 06:20 PM MST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSE Butte MT

High Wind Warning February 29, 10:00am until February 29, 11:00pm
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High Wind Warning
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. South southeast wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain likely after 5pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 48. Windy, with a southeast wind 13 to 18 mph becoming south southwest 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 43 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Rain
    Likely and
    Windy

    High: 48 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain and snow likely before 7pm, then snow.  Low around 21. Windy, with a south wind 21 to 31 mph becoming west 10 to 20 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 43 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Rain/Snow and
    Windy then
    Snow

    Low: 21 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow likely, mainly before 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. West southwest wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Likely

    High: 34 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Southwest wind 6 to 15 mph becoming south southeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 16 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely, mainly after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Likely

    High: 34 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 6 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow.  Partly sunny, with a high near 26.

    Chance Snow

    High: 26 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 6 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. South southeast wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Thursday
Rain likely after 5pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 48. Windy, with a southeast wind 13 to 18 mph becoming south southwest 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 43 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Rain and snow likely before 7pm, then snow. Low around 21. Windy, with a south wind 21 to 31 mph becoming west 10 to 20 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 43 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Friday
Snow likely, mainly before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. West southwest wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Southwest wind 6 to 15 mph becoming south southeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.
Saturday
Snow likely, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Sunday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 26.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 29.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 35.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSE Butte MT
 45.94°N 112.51°W (Elev. 5591 ft)
2:41 pm MST Feb 28, 2024
6pm MST Feb 28, 2024-6pm MST Mar 6, 2024
 
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