Posted 7:53 AM 11/22/2013 by Meteorologist Matt Elwell
Clear skies and light winds allowed our overnight temperatures to drop to single digits last night. With a cold start to the day our afternoon will not warm up much. Afternoon highs will struggle to make it to 30° under sunny skies. Chrystal clear skies will allow our overnight temperatures to range from below zero to single digits in many areas. Warmer air is on the way on Saturday with highs in the 30s. Expect highs to be in the 40s next week.
Posted 2:59 PM 11/21/2013 by Meteorologist Mike Heard
We are looking at another very cold night across Montana with most cities east of the divide falling below zero.
Take a look at my video forecast and I'll show you a warming trend is on the way soon.
See you tonight at 5:30pm and 10pm for the extended forecast into next week.
Posted 2:11 PM 11/20/2013 by Meteorologist Mike Heard
A clashing of airmasses today produced wintry weather across Montana. An Arctic front is digging slowly to the SE and pacific moisture is over-running the colder. Widespread snow impacted much of Southern Montana today and will lead to very icy roadways tonight.
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Posted 2:05 PM 11/19/2013 by Meteorologist Mike Heard
Winter Weather Advisory continues for Beaverhead, Madison and Gallatin counties above 6,000'.
Watch my on demand video forecast for the latest on an Arctic front dropping down into Montana and pacific moisture moving in from the SW. Both will contribute to colder and wetter weather overnight into Wednesday.
Posted 9:10 PM 11/18/2013 by ReportingScienceClimate.org
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Posted 7:12 PM 11/17/2013 by MTN News
Powerful storms ripped through the Midwest on Sunday, killing at least two people, injuring several others and causing major destruction.
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Posted 12:23 PM 11/16/2013 by Meteorologist Mike Heard
Update on the winter weather situation across SW Montana. Some of you are reporting heavy snow today and some of us have nothing on ground.
Check out my On Demand video forecast for the details on who will get more snow and how much.
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Posted 4:16 PM 11/15/2013 by Meteorologist Mike Heard
A complex weather pattern is developing this weekend across Montana and forecast computer models have been very inconsistent in handling the weather pattern change leaving us with low confidence on snow amounts and strength of the colder air mass.
That being said, here is what the models (More)