While we’ll have another nice morning tomorrow, severe storms will be possible by this afternoon.
The above on demand STORMTracker video forecast with Meteorologist Carson Vickroy will walk you through the forecast hour by hour for next 24 hours so you can have an idea of what the rest of your weekend will look like.
City by City Forecast:
BOZEMAN: LOW: 40°; HIGH THURSDAY: 75°. Lows won’t get out of the 50s tonight with mainly clear skies expected through tomorrow morning. Storms will form around the area in the afternoon with the potential of a few strong to severe storms. Storms may produce quarter size hail, damaging winds, and frequent cloud to ground lightning. Chance of Precipitation: 30%.
BUTTE: LOW: 48°; HIGH THURSDAY: 78°. Lows will fall into the upper 40s tonight with mostly clear skies expected tomorrow morning. Winds will be picking up in the afternoon out ahead of a passing cold front which will bring the potential for severe thunderstorms. Chance of Precipitation: 40%.
DILLON: LOW: 50°; HIGH THURSDAY: 79°. We’ll be clear, dry, and a little windy though tomorrow morning. However, as the front approaches the area, the potential for strong to severe thunderstorms will increase for Dillon especially in the afternoon. Chance of Precipitation: 30%.
WEST YELLOWSTONE: LOW: 26°; HIGH THURSDAY: 65°. Lows will fall to around 40 tonight. We’ll remain warm through tomorrow afternoon, but as the front approaches winds will be picking up, and so will those thunderstorm chances. Chance of Precipitation: 60%.
The next 48 to 72 hours will not be prime for outdoor recreation here in SW Montana. We’ll experience widespread rain (especially Friday morning). On and off showers and mountain snow showers above 6000’ will be possible through Saturday evening. Sunday, we should begin to dry out. Stay tuned for more updates from the KBZK and KXLF STORMTracker weather team.