Moderate impacts on our Severe Weather Tracker due to the threat of showers, thunderstorms and chilly temperatures!
A cold front will bring another round of showers and isolated thunderstorms to the region today. Outside of the rain, skies will be partly to mostly cloudy. High temperatures will be well below normal with 60s in Kalispell and Butte to the 70s in Missoula and Bozeman. The impacts of this front will be felt through the weekend. There will be a daily chance of showers and temperatures will remain will below normal. Substantial rain is possible, especially from Glacier Park south along the divide into the Bozeman area where we could see over an inch of rain. Highs will be in the 60s to around 70 for most areas, with Butte expecting highs in the 50s on Saturday. Lows will be in the mid 30s to mid 40s.
Tourists and those venturing into Glacier National Park need to be cautious of the much cooler weather. Snow levels will drop to 6500 feet in the park and 8000 feet across the rest of western Montana.