Cooler and dry heading into the weekend

Red Flag Warnings for parts of SW Montana
Posted at 8:08 AM, Aug 07, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-07 10:08:49-04

Today's Forecast: A Red Flag Warning has been issued for a small portion of southwest Montana starting at Noon on Friday through 9 PM. Low humidity and gusty west winds between 20-30 mph are possible. Temperatures will be below average despite full sunshine through the afternoon. Lows tonight will drop to the 40s for most of the region.

BOZEMAN: High: 81; Low: 47. Cooler than average and breezy for your Friday with winds out of the west to southwest between 10-20 mph. Skies are expected to stay clear through the afternoon and evening.

BUTTE: High: 77; Low: 42. Gusty winds but sunny for your Friday. Highs in the upper 70s with a westerly wind between 10-20 mph with gusts near 30 mph.

DILLON: High: 79; Low: 44. Gusty wind and mild for the afternoon. Westerly winds are expected to be between 15-30 mph at times.

WEST YELLOWSTONE: High: 79; Low: 38. Mild and sunny today. Breezy with full sunshine through the afternoon.

The weekend will stay below average for temperatures but look for mostly sunny skies for the region. Highs will stay in the upper 70s and low 80 for the next several days with a weak cold front expected to move through on Sunday. Rain chances are minimal with the front moving through but winds could pick up slightly on Sunday afternoon.