Mountain snow and valley rain are likely tonight.
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 your Friday will look like.
Madison and Gallatin counties are under a winter weather advisory for areas above 5500 feet. This does NOT include the cities of Bozeman or Ennis.
City by City Forecast:
BOZEMAN: LOW: 38°; HIGH FRIDAY: 53°.Temperatures should remain warm enough for all rain tonight. Lows will fall into the upper 30s. However, we could see issues with snow in the Gallatin Canyon and along Bozeman Pass. We’ll continue to see rain on and off throughout Friday. Chance of Precipitation: 70%.
BUTTE: LOW: 35°; HIGH FRIDAY: 46°. On and off rain will be continuing through tonight. Temperatures will be too warm for snow in Butte, but we could have some snow on Homestake Pass which will cause a few slowdowns. Chance of Precipitation: 80%
DILLON: LOW: 34°; HIGH FRIDAY: 54°. Lows will remain above freezing which should keep the rain from transitioning into snow overnight. We’ll continue to see a few pockets of rain on and off through Friday. Chance of Precipitation: 60%.
WEST YELLOWSTONE: LOW: 28°; HIGH FRIDAY 48° We’ll be right on the threshold between rain and snow in West Yellowstone. It will be cold enough to support snow tonight and tomorrow morning and could cause issues along 191 and on pass roads to the south of town. Chance of Precipitation: 80%.
Temperatures will remain well below average through the weekend. Rain will also be possible throughout the weekend with snow at higher elevations. Stay tuned for more updates from the KBZK and KXLF STORMTracker weather team.