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Threat for Severe Thunderstorms into Portions of Wisconsin and Montana Today

Threat for severe thunderstorms today across parts of Montana and Upper Midwest as a frontal boundary moves across the region. Locally heavy rain possible across the Southeast, Gulf Coast, and Southwest over the next few days along a stalled boundary. The heat, and fire weather concerns, will build once again for most of the Plains and spread eastward this week. Read More >

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Last Map Update: Tue, Jun. 28, 2022 at 10:30:45 am MDT

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Isolated severe storms likely to develop along Central and North-central Montana this afternoon. Primary threat from this system is gusty winds. Although low precipitation is expected from this system, the possibility of small hail cannot be ruled out. Plan ahead to seek out shelter if you hear thunder while recreating or have outdoor events. Stay up to date with the forecast by visiting our Facebook page, Twitter page, and the NWS Great Falls website.
Here is some information in understanding severe thunderstorm categories.
Gusty westerly winds expected across Central and North-central Montana, especially along the Rocky Mountain Front Wednesday. Gusts in excess of 50 mph are expected along the Rocky Mountain Front, and 30-40 mph elsewhere. If commuting, know your vehicle limits and prepare for strong cross winds, especially those operating high-profile vehicles.
Fourth of July weekend is just around the corner and many people are going to start traveling. So what can you expect? Though uncertainty remains, isolated showers and thunderstorms are possible over the weekend. Afternoon high temperatures will range in the 70s and 80s with overnight temperatures in the 40s and 50s. Stay tuned to the forecast as we approach the weekend to get the latest information, including the track of the associated system bringing in the chance for showers and thunderstorms.


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