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Winter Weather Advisory:

Issued at: 2:39 PM MST on November 26, 2014, expires at: 6:00 PM MST on November 26, 2014
  • ...Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 6 PM MST this evening... A Winter Weather Advisory for snow remains in effect until 6 PM MST this evening.
  • Impacts...snow covered and slippery roads...along with reduced visibilities. Any wet roadways will begin to ice up quickly after sunset.
  • Timing...snow will diminish late this afternoon into the early evening hours.
  • Additional snowfall...around an inch. Precautionary/preparedness actions... Check Road reports before traveling...and if you with extra caution and leave extra time to reach your destination. Http://weather.Gov/Billings

First Alert 48 Hour Forecast

mark heyka Watch Chief Meteorologist Mark Heyka weeknights on the NEWS AT 5, 6 and 10. More Details

The storm system that brought snow and rain to western Montana is exiting the area.  However, a moist and mild Pacific flow will keep clouds rolling through the region.  And, there will be a chance for a brief sprinkle or shower through tomorrow west of the divide around Missoula northward to Kalispell.  Lows in the low to mid 30s with mild temperatures on Thanksgiving.  Highs in the 40s.

A strong plume of moisture will enter the northern Rockies on Friday, bringing rain and snow showers.  It will still be mild with highs in the 40s.

An arctic front will slowly sag southward across the region late Friday night and Saturday.  It will make it as far south as Missoula and Bozeman by late Saturday.  Rain and snow showers in advance of it with all snow behind the front.  Becoming windy with the front.  By Saturday night and Sunday wind chills will drop below zero.  Highs in the 10s Saturday in Kalispell but still warming to the 30s before the front arrives in Missoula, Bozeman and Butte.  Lows Sunday in the single digits below zero in Kalispell, above zero in Bozeman and Butte to around 10 in Missoula.  Highs Sunday in the 10s to around 20. 


First Alert Meteorologists

mark heyka

Mark Heyka

Mark Heyka received a B.A. in broadcast journalism from Washburn University in Topeka, Kansas.

brooke foster

Brooke Foster

Brooke Foster joined the NBC Montana team in March of 2006.

Matt Gray

Matt Gray

Matt joined the NBC Montana weather team in July 2013 after graduating with a Bachelor of Science in meteorology.