First Alert 48 Hour Forecast

HIGH WIND WARNING through 9 pm Saturday for areas east of the divide including Dillon, Ennis, Twin Bridges and Sheridany, Norris Hill, Townsend, and I-90 from Whitehall to Bozeman. Wind gusts of 50 to 60 mph are likely through the day with difficult driving conditions and tree damage possible.

WIND ADVISORY Saturday for areas west of the divide, including Missoula, Butte and Kalispell.  West winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.

FIRE WEATHER WARNING Saturday for the Gallatin National Forest near Bozeman.  Gusty winds, dry air and warm temperatures will create a high fire danger.

Expect conditions to dry out Saturday afternoon with windy weather continuing into Saturday night. Temperatures should remain cooler than what we saw on Friday. Expect a nice day on Sunday in the 50s and 60s with calmer winds.

Monday should be anther banner Spring day, but a storm system will bring unsettled weather and cooler temperatures to the region by Tuesday.

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Mark Heyka

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

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Brooke Foster

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

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Matt Gray

Matt joined the NBC Montana weather team in July 2013 and fell in love with the Montana lifestyle.