Air Quality Alert: Smoke will continue to be a health concern through Friday and possibly the weekend.
Partly sunny skies and smoky today with highs in the 80s. We are tracking a cold front that will move into western Montana late Saturday. In advance of it, highs will be in the 80s Saturday. Increasing south southwest winds with some gusts up to 25 and 35 mph. Critical fire weather is expected Saturday due to wind and the threat of a late day thunderstorm. By Sunday, highs will be cooler with most areas in the 70s.
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