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Critical Fire Weather Threats for Portions of California; Heavy Rain in southern Texas

Fire Weather threats remain critical for portions of California, and smoke is reducing Air Quality; however, rain is forecast mid-week. A strong cold front will bring heavy rain and potential for localized flooding in southern Texas, and continued below normal temperatures across much of the U.S. Snow from the northern portions of this system will spread from the Ohio Valley into the Northeast. Read More >

 

 

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Synopsis for portions of western and central Montana:


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NZUS01 KTFX 172300
RWSGTF
MTZ008>015-044>055-181300-

Regional Weather Synopsis
National Weather Service Great Falls MT
400 PM MST Sat Nov 17 2018


High pressure brings dry and gradually warmer conditions through the
middle of next week. The exception may be some light snow and/or rain
showers Sunday into early Monday for areas north and east of Great Falls.
Periods of precipitation become more prevalent on Thanksgiving
through next Saturday, especially in the mountains, as a series of
Pacific disturbances move through. Simultaneously, temperatures
begin to cool gradually.

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Synopsis for the state of Montana:


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AWUS85 KTFX 180005
RWSMT

Montana Weather Summary
National Weather Service Great Falls MT
505 PM MST Sat Nov 17 2018

Skies across the state were fairly clear through the day as high
pressure began to build in over the region. Light snow during the
early morning hours tapered off for a pleasant day.

Temperatures across the state were seasonal but cool overall with
30s in the west and teens in the east. As of 5PM the warmest was 32
degrees in Missoula while the coolest was 10 degrees in Sidney.

Tonight, skies will remain clear allowing temperatures to get fairly
cold through the night once again. Expect lows to range from the 20s
in western and central Montana, teens in the east, and single digits
to negatives through the valleys of southwest Montana.

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