Cooler temperatures and more smoke expected across SW Montana

Posted at 8:30 AM, Aug 03, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-03 10:30:15-04

More smoke and haze is expected today with storms possible to the SE of Bozeman.

The above on demand STORMTracker video forecast with Meteorologist Carson Vickroy will walk you through the forecast hour by hour for next 24 hours so you can have an idea of what the rest of your Friday will look like.

City by City Forecast:

BOZEMAN:  HIGH FRIDAY: 82°. LOW: 49°: Showers and thunderstorms will be possible to the south of Bozeman. Otherwise, much cooler than what we saw yesterday. Chance of Precipitation: 20%

BUTTE:  HIGH FRIDAY: 79°. LOW: 44°: Sunny to start with a few clouds possible across the area during the noon hour. Mostly clear with haze this afternoon with a few showers SE. Chance of Precipitation: 20%

DILLON:  HIGH FRIDAY: 82°. LOW: 44°: Mostly dry and cool today. Expect moderate smoke in the air by the afternoon. Chance of Precipitation: 20%

WEST YELLOWSTONE:  HIGH FRIDAY: 76°. LOW: 36°: Cooler than yesterday with a few showers and thunderstorms possible especially to the Northeast of town. Chance of Precipitation: 20%


Showers and thunderstorms will be limited this weekend. A few disturbances will make their way through the jet stream into SW Montana. Otherwise, temperatures looks cool with highs in 70s this weekend. Stay tuned for more updates from the KBZK and KXLF STORMTracker weather team.